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Embrace Unity & Equality

The University of San Diego is committed to creating a welcoming, inclusive and collaborative community accentuated by a spirit of freedom and charity, and marked by protection of the rights and dignity of the individual. The University values students, faculty and staff from different backgrounds and faith traditions and is committed to creating an atmosphere of trust, safety and respect in a community characterized by a rich diversity of people and ideas.

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Diversity at USD

Learn more about the diversity at USD and how you can be a part of this enriching environment. See what our students, staff and faculty have to say about the social change on campus. What will you contribute?

*33% students of color

52% Catholic students

5% International students

Center for Inclusion & Diversity opened in 2010


  • All students are required to complete a course that explores the meaning of diversity.

  • We challenge the entire USD community to explore our unity through the On Our Campus program.


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USD Embrace Unity and Equality

Learn more about Todd Gloria '00, or watch Henry’s video to learn how they have embraced unity and equality at USD through their involvement both on and off campus.

*For a complete list of race and ethnicity breakdowns, please visit our Quick Facts page.