The University of Arizona aspires to be an exceptional learning environment, a place of possibility, and a destination for the world's best thinkers. Critical to this vision are students, faculty and staff who represent a broad diversity of background, ethnicity, and perspective who find inspiration through their interactions with each other. One of the University's core values is to be a diverse and inclusive community. People are the source of our strength and their different perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences make us stronger.
The Peter W. Likins Inclusive Excellence Awards (IEA) recognizes individuals or groups who have demonstrated a significant contribution toward making The University of Arizona a diverse and inclusive community. The program rewards efforts to: • Create a climate that supports the success of all who learn and work here • Build a more academically robust and diverse student body • Recruit and retain a world-class, diverse faculty and staff