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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive community that encourages all to reach their full potential through learning, working, and service. By enhancing and sustaining an ethical, culturally-grounded, and anti-racist institution, we will equip the leaders of tomorrow to live the values of “business as a force for good.”

$1.4M

Scholarship support for diverse students

400

annual attendance at sold-out Women's Leadership Conference

20+

Annual Programs and Events

18.2%

Students of color

Through sustained efforts, our community is making progress on issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Jael Kerandi

A voice for change

Jael Kerandi (’21 BSB), former student body president and Carlson School student, used her seat at the table to lead fellow students through COVID-19 and the murder of George Floyd. 

ELOC Mentor

Emerging Leaders of Color

The free, selective, 8-month program provides opportunities for underrepresented high school students to experience and learn about business at the Carlson School.

Carlson School Alumnus Tony Dungy

As the first African-American NFL head coach to lead his team to a Super Bowl championship, Dungy discusses leadership, diversity, and respect.