Programs and Opportunities

The University is proud of the thriving and evolving diversity of its community, and provides many diversity and inclusion related programs and opportunties, some of which are listed here.  If you would like to suggest additions to this page, please contact ODI at 412-648-7860.

Diversity Book Club

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion's Diversity Book Club is an opportunity for all Pitt faculty, staff, and students to gather together to read and discuss authors and works that promote critical thinking within the realm of diversity and inclusion.

Monthly Celebrations

The world is rich with diversity, which is reflected in the observances celebrated by its various cultures and populations. Celebrating and providing 'Monthly Celebrations allows us to recognize key diverse initiatives and celebrate our campus community.  

Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program

The Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program (DICP) is designed to reinforce the University’s core values of diversity and inclusion through a series of six workshops open to all faculty and staff. 

Mini Grants

To support efforts which align with the university’s Strategic Plan goal to embody diversity and inclusion, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, is soliciting proposals for the implementation of diversity and inclusion initiatives and research projects that further the academic mission of the university. 

Supplier Diversity Program

The University is committed to fostering a diverse supplier base.  The Supplier Diversity Program or Diversity Business Enterprise (DBE) Program, is designed to ensure that businesses of diverse backgrounds and ownership have the opportunity to become valued supplier.