Equity at Penn State

Information and resources related to equity and belonging at Penn State.

Penn State Statement on Belonging  

The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging in all of its forms.

Strategic Planning: Fostering Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) is a foundational element of Penn State’s academic, research and land-grant missions. Creating an environment that welcomes community members from all identities, backgrounds and walks of life while providing equitable opportunities for all Penn Staters to thrive as their authentic selves is central to President Bendapudi’s vision for the University.

Belonging at Penn State Resources 

University-wide Equity and Belonging Resources at Penn State.

Building on Our Foundation: DEIB Report 2023

Building On Our Foundation: Our DEIB Strengths, Gaps, and Recommendations for Meaningful Steps Forward

Addressing Bias: Rights, Responsibilities and Responses

Current students identified critical issues around rights and responsibilities related to bias and free expression.

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