Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business has identified key resources - available to students, faculty and professional staff - dedicated to enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion within and around our community, which we actively share with the LeBow community. This is not an exhaustive list – please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like your resource added.
LeBow DEI Action Group
The LeBow Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Action Group was created to support the Black community and other marginalized groups within Drexel’s LeBow College of Business.
To achieve its goal, the DEI Action Group has three primary charges:
- Advancing access and equity
- Recruiting and retaining a diverse student body and workforce
- Supporting an inclusive campus culture
The DEI Action Group serves to strengthen and streamline oversight of DEI initiatives. It also assesses progress related to goals set forth in the LeBow DEI Plan.
Office of Equality and Diversity
The Office of Equality and Diversity is responsible for compliance with the University’s anti-discrimination policies. The office offers a broad array of educational programs to prevent and respond to bias incidents.
Student Center for Diversity and Inclusion
The Student Center for Diversity and Inclusion supports Drexel’s commitment to being a welcoming, inclusive, respectful, engaging and diverse community by educating students on issues of social justice and identity.
Office of International Students and Scholars Services
International Students and Scholars Services (ISSS) works to promote meaningful interaction between domestic faculty, staff and students and nationals of other countries by organizing culturally enriching opportunities for all members of the Drexel community.
International Education Week
International Education Week encourages and celebrates international education and exchange worldwide by highlighting university-wide opportunities for exploration and engagement.
Study Abroad Office
The Study Abroad Office offers a diverse range of programs from around the world for undergraduate students to live and learn in another country, including term-long programs and one to two-week intensive courses abroad during term break periods.
The Office of Veteran Student Services
The Office of Veteran Student Services coordinates a campus-wide effort to ensure that student veterans and military dependents are able to access high-quality campus services with ease. The goal of this office is to create a truly military-friendly campus community through a welcoming and informative approach.
Drexel LeBow Underrepresented Minority Scholarship
To uphold Anthony J. Drexel’s vision of education across boundaries, the LeBow College of Business has allocated $150,000 in supplemental scholarships for MBA and MS applicants who identify as an Underrepresented Minority (URM) students.
Starting in fall 2022, the URM Scholarship will change to the Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Scholarship. For more information, see below. The URM Scholarship will remain active through the winter 2022, spring 2022 and summer 2022 terms.
Drexel LeBow Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship
The Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Scholarship will replace the Underrepresented Minority (URM) Scholarship beginning in fall 2022.
The Drexel LeBow JEDI Scholarship recognizes individual student achievements and contributions within students’ personal or professional communities. The scholarship will be awarded to incoming MBA and MS students who have demonstrated a commitment to social justice, diversity, equity and inclusion and who have supported the personal or professional advancement of underrepresented groups.
Additional Campus and Community Resources
An exhaustive list of campus and community resources is provided by the Student Center for Inclusion and Culture.