Diversity is critical to maintaining excellence in all our endeavors.

As one of the nation’s premiere research and education engineering institutions, we, the College of Engineering at Iowa State University are dedicated to producing the very best leaders.

In thought and action, in policy and practice, and in all aspects of our academic enterprise, we, the College of Engineering strive to recognize the value of individuality and uniqueness. We are committed to diversity of thought, inclusion of all, access to learning opportunities, and academic success.

Iowa State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, sex, marital status, disability, or status as a U.S. veteran.

We further strive to develop a motivated pool of engineering faculty, staff, students and graduates that will work together to address technological challenges facing humanity.

Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Objectives

We will foster an inclusive culture for our students, faculty and staff through effective programming, engagement and accountability.