Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community: one that is inclusive and responsive, values mutual respect, and exists in a collaborative atmosphere that is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff who represent a wide variety of views and experiences. The College seeks to promote diversity in its many manifestations. These include but are not limited to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, and place of origin.
The DEI Council coordinates efforts specific to faculty, students, and staff and is responsible for generating campus-wide initiatives and collaborative programming. The DEI Council serves to:
During the Academic 2020-21 year the DEI Council has committed to: