Diversity and Inclusion

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Office of Institutional Equity (OIE) 

The Office of Institutional Equity (OIE)  reviews concerns related to discrimination based on sex, gender, gender identity, race, national origin, religion, disability status.

Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives

Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives

The Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives leads and supports efforts to advance an inclusive campus community through education training, grants, scholarships and awards.

Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender Resource Center

LBGT Resource Center

 Center dedicated to leading and collaborating on university-wide initiatives that prepare students to thrive in our diverse world, and enhancing the campus climate and support services for students marginalized by their sexuality or gender.

The LBGT Resource Center also offers resources for individuals to educate themselves and others about various sexualities, gender identities, gender expressions, and romantic identities.  Please use these pages as you continue to engage in learning more about the various communities that we serve:

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Prevention, Outreach and Education Department (POE)

The Prevention, Outreach and Education (POE) Department promotes safety and improves quality of life by educating members of the MSU campus community on sexual assault and relationship violence, eliminating violence on campus, empowering staff, faculty and students to become advocates for a non-violent community and positively affecting social change.

Student Veterans Resource Center

Student Veterans Resource Center

The Student Veterans Resource Center is dedicated to promoting the educational, career, and personal advancement of service members and veterans at Michigan State University.

Office for International Students and Scholars

Office for International Students and Scholars

The mission of the Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) is to provide support to Michigan State University’s international students, scholars and families.

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Mosaic: The Multicultural Unity Center

MOSAIC is a space for students to study, have meetings and be within a neutral environment. Mosaic represents the thousands of students at Michigan State University and we are here for YOU!  The Center hosts a variety of different programs throughout the school year, from academically-oriented presentations to student group meetings to informal social receptions to which everyone is welcome to attend.

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Office of Cultural & Academic Transitions (OCAT)

OCAT constructs supportive cultural, social and educational communities that actively involve students in learning.  OCAT supports individual students in their navigation of cross-cultural encounters, and in their own understanding, exploration and development of cultural identity.