Educational Opportunities

The Office of the Vice President for Diversity offers trainings for CSU faculty, staff, and graduate students. For trainings for undergraduate students, please contact the Students Empowering & Engaging in Dialogue (SEED) program at

Educate Yourself

Our blog is a great place to find articles and resources on a variety of diversity, inclusion, and equity topics.

Facilitated Trainings

Ready to learn together with your office? Click through to read more about the in-person training facilitation we offer.

Recurring Trainings

Each year, we offer a variety of facilitated trainings and learning opportunities to faculty and staff. Visit the following links to learn more about our recurring trainings.


Creating Inclusive Excellence Program

6 session certificate program facilitated by skilled diversity practitioners. CIEP is intended for State Classified and Administrative Professional employees and is offered in the fall and summer semesters.

Faculty Institute for Inclusive Excellence

A year-long program for Faculty members that focuses on inclusive pedagogy. curriculum, and creating community in the classroom.

Social Justice Leadership Institute

A 2 day retreat offered to faculty and staff each summer. Participants will explore what it means to infuse diversity and inclusion best practices into the life of a University.

Feminist Frameworks Course

Introducing Feminist Frameworks is an online, two-course program designed to provide personal and professional development opportunities for those interested in learning more about intersectional feminism. Cohosted by the Office of the Vice President for Diversity and CSU Online.