One of the hallmarks of a flagship liberal arts university is its commitment to championing diversity, equity and inclusion. In a global society, we must respond to changing demographics and emerging trends with inclusive engagement. The rich and vibrant diversity of our students, faculty, staff, alumni and partners is an asset to the University of South Dakota.
USD is committed to a systematic, strategic and comprehensive approach called Inclusive Excellence which acts as a conceptual framework. We strive to make excellence inclusive through:
We will continue to work collaboratively across campus to advance Inclusive Excellence. I believe our collective efforts will build upon USD's core principles in which all are valued, welcomed and respected.
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