Equity & Inclusion


Equity & Inclusion at Drake University is characterized by:

  • Cultivating an inclusive campus climate through the development and implementation of a wide array of programs.
  • Advising, mentoring, supporting, and advocating for students from diverse backgrounds individually and collectively. 
  • Working collaboratively with faculty, staff, students, and alumni to promote a greater awareness of the university and Divison of Student Life's equity and inclusion commitment.
  • Developing and nurturing key partnerships with mutliple campus departments to advance equity, inclusion, and student engagement initiatives.
  • Providing campus training and workshops to facilitate greater campus understanding and skill development to support students


View our Statement of Principles

Read our statement on Diversity & Inclusion

Learn more about Non-Discrimination & Accessibility at Drake



University News
March 15, 2018
The Harkin Institute’s Spring 2018 Sussman Lecture on April 12 will feature a discussion on the top national security issues of the day with a panel of experts who work in the field.