Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Penn State Scranton

Penn State Scranton creates tomorrow’s diverse leaders. We challenge individuals to discover their full potential, appreciate, embrace, respect and celebrate all cultures. 

We foster a welcoming campus environment that is accepting, safe, and inclusive to all of our administrators, faculty, staff, students and visitors.

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Our Commitment to Diversity

We view differences in ethnic, religious, cultural, and socio-economic backgrounds not as an obstacle to be overcome but as an opportunity for learning, understanding and growth.

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Multicultural Student Programs

Penn State students have access to a wide variety of multicultural services, programs, events, clubs and organizations that specifically promote the importance of diversity and address the academic, social, professional, and living needs of underrepresented populations.

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Recognition of Diversity

The Penn State Scranton Excellence in Diversity Award recognizes and honors demonstrated commitment and outstanding efforts toward creating a diverse and inclusive community.

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Report Bias

A bias incident is an action or behavior committed against another person or property that is motivated by a person's bias or prejudice. If you experience, witness, or learn of a bias incident...REPORT IT.