Our Mission

The Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity is committed to inclusive excellence. Our goal is to champion equity, access and engagement to create a welcoming campus community where diverse faculty, staff and students thrive.  

Our Vision

All members of the UNT community value, support and respect each other and leverage the educational benefits of diversity.


About the Division

The Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity is committed to inclusive excellence. Our goal is to champion equity, access and engagement to create a welcoming campus community where diverse faculty, staff and students thrive.

We partner with the University of North Texas faculty, staff and the entire campus community to create an inclusive environment that prepares and promotes UNT student success in a global marketplace. At UNT, all members of our community value, support and respect each other and the educational benefits of diversity. The division is comprised of two entities: the Office of Equal Opportunity and the Office of Diversity & Inclusion.

UNT is the 2018 recipient of the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from “INSIGHT Into Diversity” magazine. Learn more about this prestigious award.