The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) continues to stand out for its student-centered programming. Already honored by Colleges of Distinction—an advocate for schools who excel in the areas of engagement, teaching, community and outcomes—UMR has also earned an award for Equity & Inclusion.
UMR has distinguished itself as a community dedicated to equal opportunity for all students, faculty and staff. As an Equity & Inclusion College of Distinction, UMR makes a concerted effort to promote fair treatment and access at all levels, with resources and programming that grant extra support to underrepresented communities.
UMR is committed to fostering a diverse, welcoming campus climate for all. Creating and maintaining a positive, welcoming campus climate for all requires that diversity and inclusiveness be inherently integrated into the work and lives of every student, faculty and staff member. These commitments include:
- Affinity Groups
- Diversity Dialogues
- Living Learning Communities