Office of Equity/Diversity Services

Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Equity/Diversity Services (EDS) is to effectively integrate equal opportunity and diversity into UWM’s institutional climate. UWM’s policies provide equal opportunity in its admissions, employment, educational programs, and activities without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
EDS is dedicated to preventing discrimination and guiding institutional compliance with applicable federal and state laws. Through educational programs, the investigation and resolution of complaints, and oversight activities, EDS fosters an environment and culture that appreciate all members of the UWM community.


  • Investigation and resolution of complaints from UWM employees and students
  • Provision of information and advice
  • Preparation and maintenance of UWM’s Affirmative Action Plan
  • Monitoring progress toward achieving a diverse workforce
  • Provision of EEO/AA training to the campus
  • Compliance with Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments

Please feel free to stop by our office:
Equity/Diversity Services
3203 N. Downer Ave.
Mitchell Hall, Rm. 359
Milwaukee, WI 53211
T: 414-229-5923
F: 414-229-5592