Center for Diversity and Inclusion

Mission

The mission of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion is to serve as a catalyst for social change at Xavier and beyond. Our space and initiatives foster the development and understanding of cura personalis, belonging, leadership, and transformative justice.

We charge the entire campus to engage academically and socially across the intersections of race, class, sexual orientation, and gender identity.

How We Live Out Our Mission

Cura Personalis: Teach and hold space for the development and self-actualization of community and emotional wellbeing. 

Belonging: Help students recognize, understand, and cultivate a sense of belonging through identity development. 

LeadershipDevelopment, implement, and assess the Leadership Curriculum in alignment with the Social Change Model.  

Transformational Justice: Create educational trainings and programs that provide students with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to be active participants in creating social change.