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We are committed to achieving excellence with inclusivity
At Oklahoma State University, we place great value on the differences of our people. Diversity in action should empower individuals to think and act in ways that embrace and promote a more inclusive world. We identify diversity as a quality of life issue, as well as an important economic driver for the prosperity and well-being of the state, nation, and world.


The number of students of color earning a bachelor's degree since 2010

25National awards and recognitions

for university commitment to diversity and inclusion

Diversity at OSU

OSU is committed to excellence in diversity and inclusion

Our Mission

OSU is dedicated to cultivating and enriching the competitive advantages that diversity and inclusion provides all members of the University community.

DEI Task Force

The task force's ultimate goal is to help foster an environment where OSU students, faculty, staff all have equal opportunities to find success.

DEI Directory

A directory of a groups, councils, committees, associations, taskforces, etc. related to diversity, equity and inclusion across OSU.

Student Resources

From scholarship opportunities, community resources and employment opportunities, OSU has the resources to help you succeed.

Native American Student Resources

OSU is the most successful land-grant institution in the nation for Native American students. OSU’s Center for Sovereign Nations builds partnerships between OSU and tribal nations.

African American Student Resources

OSU is home to several African American student organizations which provide students the opportunity to lead, provide community service and promote cultural unity.

Asian American Student Resources

The Asian American Student Association's main purpose at Oklahoma State University is to spread and promote diversity through events and networking opportunities.

Hispanic/Latinx Student Resources

OSU hosts several campus traditions to honor Hispanic/Latinx culture and to foster the development of social and educational opportunities for Hispanic students on campus.

LGBTQ+ Students

OSU provides support for LGBTQ individuals, develops avenues for social cohesion, and addresses important national and local issues that affect the LGBTQ community as a whole.

Women's Resources

OSU provides scholarships, support for curricular development, and opportunities for its female students. With the help of faculty, staff, and collaborating student organizations, OSU also hosts several events geared to support and celebrate women’s programs. 

Student Veterans

The Office of Student Veteran Success at Oklahoma State University is here to aid active duty military, reservists, National Guardsmen, veterans and their families to be successful on campus.

Academic Colleges Resources

Our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts expand to multiple areas within our academic colleges.

International Student Services

The office of International Students and Scholars assists the university and its international community, facilitates the education and personal development of international students and scholars and assists with culture exchange and enrichment at OSU in Stillwater.

Student Accessibility Services

Committed to providing an inclusive environment that supports attainment of academic goals to professional goals for persons of all abilities. Academic support services can include classroom/testing accommodations, accessible textbooks, access to/assistance with assistive technology and other services.

First-Generation Student Resources

The Division of Institutional Diversity equips first-generation students with numerous resources for academic excellence.

Events and Programs

Promoting awareness and education
The Office of Institutional Diversity hosts events and programs to enrich, enlighten and engage all members of the OSU community and advance OSU's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. 

Diversity and Inclusion Workshops

In support of OSU’s efforts for a more diverse and inclusive campus, all OSU students and employees are encouraged to complete the Fostering and Promoting a Culture of Diversity & Inclusion at OSU module. 

Faculty and Staff Resources

We are committed to achieving excellence with inclusion
OSU Institutional Diversity is here to serve all who are apart of the Cowboy family. Our goal is to not only allow our students to be involved in various organizations, but those who work at OSU as well. 

OSU alumnus fulfills dream; joins OSUPD ranks OSU alumnus fulfills dream; joins OSUPD ranks Nov 29

With love for his community and a deep desire to serve, Cole Hammond has always wanted to make a positive difference in the lives of those around him.

Med student one of only five to receive national minority scholarship Med student one of only five to receive national minority scholarship Nov 4

Limayre Mendoza, a second-year student at OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, was one of just five students selected from across the country to receive the Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Scholarship from AACOM

OSU-CHS recognized with HEED Award OSU-CHS recognized with HEED Award Oct 21

OSU Center for Health Sciences received the 2021 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.

OSU-CHS honored with AOA's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Unification Award OSU-CHS honored with AOA's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Unification Award Oct 6

OSU Center for Health Sciences and its College of Osteopathic Medicine was recognized by the American Osteopathic Association with the 2021 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Unification Award. This is the first year AOA has presented the DEI Unification Award.



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