Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Phone: 301-405-2838
Fax: 301-314-9992

Vice President for Diversity & Inclusion: Georgina Dodge, Ph.D.

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) provides leadership and expertise for helping the university achieve its diversity, equity and inclusion goals. ODI houses several units that offer support to students, including ADA Compliance, Bias Incident Support Services (BISS), Diversity Training & Education (including the Words of Engagement Intergroup Dialogue Program), the LGBTQ+ Equity Center, the Nyumburu Cultural Center, the Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education (OMSE) and TerrapinSTRONG. ODI also coordinates with the Diversity Officers and other partners across campus. Students may reach out to ODI at for support or to be connected to resources.

For more information about ODI, please visit