Campus DEI Inventory

Many of the initiatives and events happening at UNC Charlotte are guided by the stories and lived experiences of our campus and surrounding communities. These offerings are designed to leverage our existing diversity to enrich education and engagement experiences for campus students and employees. To learn more about the growing number of initiatives at UNC Charlotte, we invite you to explore the Campus DEI Inventory (below). Check out our campus cultural events or list of ODI signature initiatives (coming soon) in you are interested in participating. ALL are welcomed!

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The Campus DEI Inventory is a searchable database of all diversity, equity, and inclusion centered initiatives throughout campus. As this database continues to grow, we invite you to help us keep it up-to-date. If you know of an initiative that is not listed, please click the SUBMIT OR UPDATE YOUR DEI INITIATIVES button below and complete the form. Thank you for your commitment to inclusive excellence.

Submit or Update Your DEI Initiatives

Innovation in Inclusive Excellence Grants

The Innovation in Inclusive Excellence Grants (formerly known as the Chancellor’s Diversity Challenge Fund) is a funding opportunity to support innovative University-level activities, events or projects that have the potential to enhance diversity, promote...

"LGBTQ+ Health" Website Resource Page

A listing of campus and community health/wellness resources for LGBTQ+ identified students

#CREFFutures Diversity and Inclusion Panel

DEI discussion with community/industry leaders, faculty, staff, and students


49erNext is a co-admission program that partners with NC community colleges to implement an integrated set of strategies to achieve significant improvements in college completion rates and narrowing of attainments gaps for low income, underrepresented and first-...

A Mother's Place "Too"

Located in Atkins Library, A Mother's Place "Too" provides nursing mothers with a private place to express breast milk for her nursing child.

A Review of Socioeconomic Factors Associated with Acute Myocardial Infarction-Related Mortality and Hospital Readmissions

Evidence-based review of SES factors associated with cardiovascular outcome disparities.

A scoping review of the effects of military deployment on reserve component children

Peer-reviewed publication to review the effects of military deployment on reserve component children: Veri, S., Muthoni, C., Boyd, A. S.,...

Additional course focus and assignments

I added a section to Scene Design I that focuses on African American centered play – "Facing Our Truth: Short Plays on Trayvon, Race, and Privilege." Students were required to use one of the short plays for their scene design final project. We engaged in course...

Addressing Racial Stress and Trauma in College Students in the Context of Trauma Focused Evidence Based Psychotherapies

Funded by our SAMHSA suicide prevention grant, this is a series of two (2) 2-hour workshops, one for health professions staff on campus and one one for health professions students. The psychoeducational workshop was provided by Dr. Brittany Hall-Clark of the...

ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office (FADO)

UNC Charlotte ADVANCE FADO is a centerpiece of our efforts at UNC Charlotte to create an inclusive university climate to support the recruitment, retention and academic success of all faculty, particularly women and under represented minority faculty...

Affinity Lunches

Each month the CGLL hosts a lunch for graduate students who self-identify as a member of an affinity group. Deans join to hear from the students about their concerns and challenges.

Affordable Housing Architecture Studio

Undergraduate architecture studio sponsored by professional firm to investigate low-rise high-density affordable housing in Charleston, SC.


The goal of the initiative is to create a thriving environment for African American, Hispanic, Native American and other underrepresented PhD students. The initiative is part of an NSF funded campus initiatives, and the evaluation is done by the PIs and the NSF...

Amazon Black Employee Network Invited Guest Speaker

Invited Speaker for the Black Employee Network at Amazon. Provided an international live streaming presentation to employees entitled, Ring the Alarm: Prioritizing and Assessing your Mental Health. The learning objectives were to (1) To understand the difference...

Annual Film Screen with a Dean - sponsored by CHHS DIvE Committee

Annually, the CHHD DIvE Committee holds an event called "Film Screen with a Dean". This spring (TBA) the film is The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson. In the film, Victoria Cruz investigates the mysterious 1992 death of Black gay rights activist and Stonewall...

Anti-Oppression Resources Guide

This guide was created by Atkins Librarians to support UNC Charlotte students as they seek resources, community, and support to combat oppression for themselves and others. This is not an exhaustive list of resources available, but rather serves as a starting point...