Diversity at SAIC

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) is committed to an equitable, just environment where the voices of all our students, faculty, and staff are valued and respected. In recognition of our community’s efforts toward that goal, SAIC has been awarded the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award in both 2014 and 2015. Our continued recognition through this national award reflects the School’s ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion across campus. 

Initiatives and programs for fall 2016 include:

For more information on the dedicated group of students, faculty, and staff who collectively work toward our diversity goals, see the Diversity Advisory Group page. The Campus Resources, Initiatives, and Events pages include links to offices, programs, and other information that create dialogues, broaden our reach, and support the diverse members of our community. As we move forward, we appreciate feedback and inquiries. Email us at saicdiversity@saic.edu.