The Center for Diversity and Inclusion is committed to building an inclusive campus community. The Center works collaboratively with students, faculty, staff, and administrators to cultivate a climate of awareness, understanding, respect, and inclusiveness for all individuals and groups. The Center designs and supports programs and initiatives that seek to ensure fair and equitable treatment for Daemen Collegeā€™s diverse community.

Our Mission

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Daemen College seeks to provide an enriching and impactful diversity education experience to our community through both short-term programming and long-term initiatives. We will be responsive to the current climate, future trends in higher education and the ever-changing face of our community.

Our Vision

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Daemen College will achieve its distinctive vision of being a leader in diversity education amongst schools that are similar in size and mission. We will do this through intentional, high impact initiatives that are reflective of our community, its needs and how those needs are impacted by the world around us.


DaemenĀ College Diversity Statement

"Recognizing the necessity of diversity for the sake of learning, we envision a campus community that demands respect for diversity and a campus climate that fosters an understanding of diversity grounded in the College's fundamental commitment to human dignity"