Declaration of Diversity and Inclusion

The University of Los Angeles declares its commitment to diversity and the fulfillment of its educational mission in order to build a strong universal christian community. U.L.A. is dedicated in promoting diversity and inclusion through education, research, community service, outreach, externship and ministry. Students will possess the knowledge and skills to help them thrive in a culturally diverse world. In alignment with the mission of U.L.A., students will be enabled to achieve academic, career, and personal goals through higher education, thereby allowing them to become valuable assets to local and global communities. U.L.A. celebrates and values diversity and seeks to cultivate behaviors and attitudes that promote global awareness, inclusive sensibilities, and respect for the dignity of each individual regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, culture, political conviction, physical ability, learning, and psychological differences. Therefore U.L.A. is dedicated in attracting and retaining a diverse student body, faculty, staff, and Board of Trustees in order to sustain and enrich the learning and living environment that defines the institution and its place in the world.