University Diversity Efforts
Diversity and Inclusion is intrinsic to the mission of Illinois Wesleyan University.
Here at IWU, we appreciate diversity in all its many facets and strive to develop
the most enriching, progressive, vibrant, and welcoming community possible. In fulfilling
this purpose, we infuse aspects of culture, identity, inclusion, and engagement into
all facets of the IWU experience from the curricular to the co-curricular.
30% of students identify as students of color
14%of full-time staff and instructional faculty identify as people of color
We acknowledge that Illinois Wesleyan University rests on land once cared for by native
nations including the Kiikaapoi/Kickapoo, Peoria, Očhthi akwiŋ/Sioux, and Myaamia/Miami.