The IEC is a student-centered office and its mission is to promote student development and engage the campus community on the topics of diversity, equity and social justice. The IEC fosters peer-to-peer connections and intercultural engagement. It is home to U1.0, UWM’s first-generation community, cross-cultural development, UWM DREAMers, and the Lawton Scholars Award. The IEC aspires to Include. Engage. Connect.