DEI Campus Signature Programs

DEI Campus Programs

DEI Campus Programs 

Throughout the year UCCS hosts a variety of education programs, events, and celebrations for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members. These signature programs are hosted by the DEI-focused departments with the goal of creating unique opportunities to learn about DEI and the diverse experiences of others. 

DEI Education & Outreach Monthly Programs

The Office of DEI Education & Outreach has developed educational programs for the campus community that aim to foster a culture of belonging at UCCS. There are three monthly programs, all of which began in the Fall of 2023. Learn more about the Inclusive Belonging Spotlight Series, DEI Munch & Learn, and Story Hours.

Campus-Wide Signature Programs

Campus-Wide Signature Programs are annual programs that honor the diverse experiences of UCCS students, staff, and faculty hosted across the campus. 

Heritage & Identity Month Programs

In celebration of the histories and contributions of historically marginalized identities, UCCS commemorates heritage and identity months throughout the year. These recognitions are an opportunity for all members of the community to learn more about the traditions, people, scholarship, history, and current experiences of those who've overcome oppression to create opportunities for all. 

LGBTQ+ Programs

Departments across UCCS host programs to create a sense of belonging for the LGBTQ+ community at UCCS. Along with creating opportunities for education and growth for UCCS students, staff, and faculty. 

Faculty & Staff Programs

UCCS values staff and faculty development and their understanding of DEI topics. Departments across the campus offer programs and events for staff and faculty to attend. 

Student-Focused Programs

Departments across UCCS hosts programs to create a sense of belonging for diverse students and create opportunities for our students to grow in their understanding of DEI. 

DEI Program Planning Resources

Across UCCS departments, colleges, and organizations plan and host a variety of events, programs, and trainings for UCCS students, faculty, staff, and the community. To support these programming efforts, the Office of DEI Education and Outreach has comprised resources focused in the areas of programming planning, program marketing, budgets, and program assessment.