Health and Exercise Science Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice
Our Commitment to You
We are committed to the highest standards of inclusion and equity through our education initiatives, innovative research, and multiple outreach and engagement programs.
This is a sampling of Health and Exercise Science teaching philosophies and courses with DEIJ content.
Our faculty research interests include a focus on health disparities among minoritized populations as well as studying interventions for people with a wide variety of disabilities.
Our community outreach programs serve adults and youth of all backgrounds and abilities to lead healthy and active lives.
We value and encourage participation by students of diverse backgrounds in our department activities. Check out these opportunities for ways you can get involved.
25% of HES students are Pell Grant eligible
23% of HES students are first generation
22% of HES students are transfers
5% of HES students are veterans
9% of HES students are non-traditional students
1% of HES students are internationally based