Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We are committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion at Tufts. We use a multifaceted approach to create an optimal graduate and professional student experience that is respectful of diversity, equity and inclusion practices.
Cummings School strives to eliminate barriers to applications and increase rates of matriculation.
Cummings School is home to numerous pipeline programs on which we can capitalize to attract diverse student population.
We seek to promote a diverse and inclusive learning community where students are supported to explore issues of personal interest.
We offer many resources and programs to promote mentoring opportunities and other support services for our students.
The Diversity Council at Cummings School actively reviews career services to ensure common core services are available for all students.
We are committed to enhancing existing programs and building new ones that foster community engagement by students.
Cummings School Organizations
Learn more about the organizations throughout Cummings School that are involved in making Diversity, Equity and Inclusion a priority.
The following programs help Cummings School further its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Meet the Diversity Council
The Diversity Council at Cummings School includes faculty, staff and students who meet regularly to discuss programs, initiatives and opportunities to educate across the entire school.
Meet the members of the Diversity Council
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Equity in the News
Tufts professors and deans share how their backgrounds enrich their teaching, research, and leadership
Faculty spend a semester having the ‘uncomfortable’ conversations, with the goal of more inclusive classrooms
Getting to and through veterinary school wasn’t easy or simple for class speaker Cindy Cesar, but her mission was always clear
Cummings School's dean and assistant dean for diversity, inclusion, equity, and climate have released a community message regarding the recent incidents that highlight the magnitude and systemic nature of racism in this country.
The university announces initiatives to address racism and give greater support for diversity