Diversity Committees


University Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council is a council of designated representatives from each decanal and vice presidential unit, to design and act on building participation to achieve DEI target.  The mission is to pursue policies and strategies that achieve equity and inclusion along social differences 

Multicultural and Diversity Education Council (MDEC) is an official committee of the Academic Senate.  Two current initiatives of the MDEC Committee include an effort to adjust academic departmental bylaws regarding tenure and promotion to include recognition for diversity and inclusion efforts and the Hearing Diverse Voices series.

Advisory Council to Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer

Accessibility and Disability Advisory Council is committed to promoting equal and appropriate access on campus to support full access and inclusion of individuals with disabilities.  To learn more, click here.

Presidential Title IX Advisory Board was appointed by CMU President Bob Davies who said, "Sexual Assault and misconduct cannot, will not, be tolerated in our campus community." Read more about the appointment of this board here.

Shared Governance and Communications Committee is a dynamic collection of best practices for engaging the interests of all groups - students, faculty, staff, administrators, and trustees - toward planning, making and implementing decisions for the university.

Presiden'ts Police Oversight Committee The Oversight Committee shall receive and review grievances submitted by persons against the CMU police department or CMU police officers and after review may make recommendations to the CMU police chief.