Diversity

At the University of Michigan, our dedication to academic excellence for the public good is inseparable from our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. It is central to our mission as an educational institution to ensure that each member of our community has full opportunity to thrive in our environment, for we believe that diversity is key to individual flourishing, educational excellence and the advancement of knowledge.

—President Schlissel’s Charge to the U-M Community for a Strategic Planning Process on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The Michigan Program in Survey Methodology (MPSM), housed at the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research, supports U-M President Mark Schlissel’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Strategic Planning Initiative