Diversity Scholars

If you are a first-year student looking to create a community with fellow peers of diverse backgrounds, Diversity Scholars Living Learning Community is for you. Residents will enroll in ETHNC 2510 (Fall) and ETHNIC 2520 (Spring) while receiving academic and social support. You will receive exposure to Advisors, Faculty, and staff who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color as well as Peer Mentors who will help you on your journey. Come spend your first year with like-minded students exploring identity, engaging in social justice discussions, and serving the community. All these elements come together to holistically develop students and help them find their sense of belonging here at the University of Utah.

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Who’s Eligible?
First Year Students who have Applied to Diversity Scholars and indicated an interest in joining the Living Learning Community component.
Living Learning Community or Theme Community?
Living Learning Community
Area on Campus:
Associated Courses:
Who Selects Residents?
The Center of Equity and Student Belonging will create a committee to select residents based on response in Diversity Scholars application.
How to Apply?
Complete your Housing U Application
College of Engineering Contact:

Center for Equity & Student Belonging Questions: 

Vanessa Ruelas
(801) 581-5039

Housing-related questions:

Housing & Residential Education
(801) 587-2002