Departments and Offices

Diversity and Inclusion

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is charged with fostering a more diverse and inclusive institutional environment. The office provides guidance in the creation and implementation of programs, initiatives, practices, and policies to promote excellence and equity in UMW’s teaching and learning environment, research, institutional activities, and the relationship with the community and region. The office, led by Leah Cox, works to support institution-wide efforts to embrace diversity and inclusiveness throughout the university and in our engagement with the broader community.

Events and Conferencing

The Office of the President is charged with the planning and implementation of major institutional events: Family Weekend in September, the Fredericksburg Forum in fall, the Chappell Great Lives Lecture Series in the spring, and Commencement in May.