Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Vice President and CDO Ivy K. Banks

An outdoor headshot of Ivy Banks, Xavier University Vice President of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

The Xavier community is excited to welcome Ivy K. Banks, M.Ed., J.D., as the University’s new Vice President for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion. Banks brings more than 15 years of expertise in diversity and inclusion strategic leadership to her role. She comes to Xavier from the University of Arizona, where she served as Associate Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion.

Institutional Leadership Statements

Fundamental to its educational mission is Xavier's deep-seated commitments to equity and inclusion. The following leadership statements and institutional policies express those commitments in relation to the educational excellence that is our hallmark.