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    April 1st, 2022

    Diversity Institute is a one-day conference for students, faculty, and staff, Diversity Institute allows participants to engage in transformative sessions that enhance their cultural knowledge. This year's theme is Good Trouble: Allyship in Action. Participants will learn more about how to engage in ally behavior, and how to move past performative allyship into solidarity that can create meaningful change for marginalized communities.

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Our Mission

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion fosters an inclusive university community by providing services, programs, and support that engage, empower, and educate our highly diverse student population and campus community that contributes to student success.

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The Center provides programs and brave space environments to promote cross-cultural communication and culturally responsive practices that help diverse communities connect.


By engaging with CDI, community members will be able to articulate beliefs and exhibit behaviors that cultivate teamwork, critical thought, and communication skills needed to function in a diverse workforce and global community.


The cultural competencies gained through workshops and intercultural coaching sessions provided by CDI promotes a learning environment where attendees are better equipped to understand multiple perspectives and promote a culture of inclusion.

  • Fall 2021 Student Distribution by Race and Ethnicity

    The University of Houston is the second most ethnically diverse major research university in the United States. Students come to UH from more than 137 nations & from across the world. Full list of distribution by race and ethnicity.

    The University of Houston is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution.

    The University of Houston is an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution.

    Source: University of Houston, Statistical Handbook

  • 33.3%


  • 21.6%


  • 22.0%

    Asian American

  • 10.7%

    African American

  • 7.7%


  • 3.0%


  • 0.1%

    Native American

  • 0.1%

    Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

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