Office of Global Diversity and Inclusion


The Office of Global Diversity & Inclusion includes the Office of Equity & Compliance and the Diversity Advocacy Office.

The Office of Global Diversity & Inclusion’s mission is to create a positive campus climate that celebrates diversity, builds partnerships, promotes equity, and supports the entire campus community.

The Office of Global Diversity & Inclusion‘s vision is to promote the value diversity brings to the campus by helping to create an inclusive and culturally respectful university environment.

Diversity Objectives include:

  1. Assess and enhance the university climate to support and advance diversity and inclusion. 2. Increase recruitment and representation of diverse students, faculty and staff throughout the university. 3. Implement a comprehensive program to enhance retention, advancement and engagement of diverse communities at PSU. 4. Develop and implement standards to ensure responsibility and accountability for achieving PSU’s diversity, multiculturalism, cultural competency and affirmative action related goals and objectives.
  2. Enhance community collaborations and business partnerships designed to engage diverse communities in teaching, research and community outreach.For more detailed information about our functions, anti-discrimination policies, sexual harassment policy and complaint procedures, contact our office by phone at 503-725-5919, TTY 503-725-6503. The Office of Global Diversity & Inclusion is located in the Market Center Building, Suite 830. We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.