We believe that real solutions can only be found when people from all identities and walks of life have seats at the table and opportunities to lead. We are committed to ensuring our environment is one that celebrates diversity, equity, and inclusion for all members of the ECE and U-M community. Join us in making this a community where we lift each other up.
Vision, Mission, and Values
Learn more about our commitment to fostering an environment of compassion and excellence.
Community-Building Student Groups
These groups help connect you to people with shared experiences across the department, college, and university.
Diversity & Outreach Stories
Curious how ECE applies to outreach and diversity? Check out these stories on the impact of our research, events, and programs.
There are many resources and centers on campus dedicated to ensuring a welcoming environment for all. Here’s a list of places where you can find additional support!
DEI Funding Support
We provide financial support for student groups and projects focused on supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.
The University of Michigan, named for Michigami, the world’s largest freshwater system located in the Huron River watershed, was formed and has grown through connections with the land stewarded by Niswi Ishkodewan Anishinaabeg: The Three Fires People, who are the Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi, along with their neighbors the Seneca, Delaware, Shawnee and Wyandot nations. Learn more >