College of Justice and Safety Diversity Office


Mission Statement

The College of Justice and Safety Diversity Office supports the mission of Eastern Kentucky University in being a model for inclusive excellence.  Our primary goal is to ensure access, opportunities, and success for everyone in the College of Justice & Safety.  We believe inclusive excellence leads to academic excellence. 

By focusing on our similarities we can build bridges of communication leading to more understanding and valuing of our differences. We recognize that a diverse community promotes equity through respect for, and opportunities to learn from people with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences.

Please use this site to find support and resources on diversity, equity, and inclusion at Eastern Kentucky University.

Our Goals Are:

·         Enrich the CJS community with intercultural experiences

·         Facilitate campus-wide interaction to build collaborative partnerships to advance diversity and inclusion

·         Develop and implement opportunities that cultivate and sustain a supportive and inclusive campus community.

Our Programs and Services Are:

·         Mentoring for Faculty, Staff, and Students

·         Cultural Competence Workshops for Faculty, Staff, and Students

·         Community Outreach

·         Coordinate Diversity Speaker Series

·         Organize Diversity Programs