Welcome to the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion


Mission Statement

The Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion plans, develops, coordinates, and monitors all activities of the University to ensure equal employment and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action. The office works with all members of the University to achieve an environment,which is conducive to the growth and development of all.

The office also works with others, within the University and throughout the southeastern Massachusetts area to promote cultural diversity; a process designed to promote an awareness, an understanding, and an appreciation of relationships among people of various cultures. Community outreach is also an important component of the office, so that the University, as well as the southeastern Massachusetts region, benefits from two-way communication.

Brochure University Policy 2015 (pdf)   

Mailing address:

Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Administration Building
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA  02747