Two people wearing backpacks and colorful face masks look at each other with the DDEEA logo and "Class of 2021" inserted in the space between them.

Celebrating the Class of 2021

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Stop AAPI Hate co-founder Dr. Russell Jeung to keynote 2021 Diversity Forum

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A woman speaks into a microphone during a panel discussion while sitting at a long table with on a stage with other panelists.

Diversity Forum 2021 Call for Proposals Deadline Extended to May 17

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New campaign will provide resources to initiatives across campus

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Institutional Statement on Diversity

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW–Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin–Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background — people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

Community Spotlights

  • Resources to Help Process the Chauvin Trial

    To process the Derrick Chauvin verdict, the university developed a campus-wide resource page for faculty, staff and students. The offerings are widespread and inclusive.