Here you will find definitions of basic words and terminology related to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI).  This list is meant to serve as a starting point for understanding and engaging with DEI concepts and topics.  Knowledge gained from these concepts should be taken and put into action in support of creating and maintaining equitable spaces where we all feel we belong.  This list is not meant to be exhaustive; if you see a term that we are missing, please reach out to

Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Community Engagement

CU Anschutz

Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place

Suite CG001

Aurora, CO 80045

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