Board encouraged by diversity strides at CU

Challenges include reaching, enrolling, retaining African-American students The University of Colorado Denver reported to the CU Board of Regents at its June meeting that more than half of its new resident freshmen are a racial/ethnic minority: CU Denver is at 51 percent, UCCS 36 percent and CU-Boulder 29 percent. The... Read more »

Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement celebrates 30th anniversary of Equity and Excellence Awards

The Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Equity and Excellence Banquet on April 22 in the Koenig Alumni Center. The banquet honors and recognizes outstanding students, faculty and staff in the CU community who have been engaged in diversity and have dedicated themselves... Read more »

CU-Boulder working with consulting group to develop plan for diversity

Campus working toward more inclusive community The University of Colorado is working with a consulting group to create a plan for a more diverse and inclusive campus. The Boulder campus is paying Chicago-based Emeritus Consulting Group $217,000 to help university leaders over the next 30 months develop a strategic plan... Read more »

CU-Boulder launches policy, review process to ensure digital accessibility

Campus making accessibility a priority in vendor contracts for new tools, services It's been two years since the U.S. Department of Justice launched an investigation into the University of Colorado's accessibility to students with visual impairments . Though the feds dropped their inquiry in May, without making a determination about... Read more »

Survey: Less than half of undergrads feel valued by CU-Boulder

University pushes to improve campus climate on heels of 'sobering' survey The survey, which was administered in the fall of 2014 and reflects responses from 18 percent of the undergraduate student body on the Boulder campus, or about 4,500 students, prompted a call to action from Chancellor Phil DiStefano and... Read more »