"Our mission is to “Build Champions and Prepare Leaders.” Right now, we need champions and leaders on these important issues in our country and that is going to be a primary focus for us as we move forward together."
- Wren Baker, Vice President and Director of Athleticsathletics initiatives university resources
UNT Athletics' Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
The University of North Texas Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has identified several strategic initiatives related to social justice. These initiatives are designed to serve as a starting point for student-athletes, department staff, and the entire Mean Green Family to communicate and learn from each other while promoting equality and addressing injustices in our community.
The University of North Texas is committed to improving diversity and inclusion on campus. Below are selected resources, initiatives and plans that serve to meet these goals.
BLM at unt - Division of institutional equity & diversityclick here
Moving Forward and Living Our Values as a Diverse, Inclusive Communitypres. smatresk's statement
UNT’s Action Plan for Improving Diversity and Inclusion on CampusView action plan
The NCAA office of inclusion advances diversity, equity and inclusion in college athletics for over 1,100 member schools and athletics conferences. The office supports student-athletes and individuals who teach and lead across the core areas of disability, international, LGBTQ, race/ethnicity and women.Explore ncaa initiatives
Just the beginning
The initiatives outlined above are just the beginning of UNT Athletics' strategy to increase unity within our community. As we continue to listen, learn and grow, these initiatives will evolve to meet the expanding needs of society. We are also committed to the larger plans developed by the University of North Texas. Click below for resources and information from the Division of Institutional Equity and Diversity.more university resources