Center for Diversity & Inclusion


  • Center for Diversity and Inclusion
    Fax: 202-885-1168
    Mary Graydon Center, Room 201 and 202

    Monday-Thursday, 9am -6pm (Fall/Spring)
    Friday & Summer, 9am-5pm

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Stay Connected!

If you are interested in getting more involved in the Center for Diversity & Inclusion as an American University alumni please let us know. Would you like to assist us with an upcoming women's and gender equity program through sharing your skills and knowledge with current students? Do you have books or videos you would like to donate to our library? Contact us, and we're happy to talk with you about how you can help the Center for Diversity & Inclusion.

Looking to Contribute?

We are always appreciative of the contributions and ongoing support from our alumni! Your generosity will contribute to the following programs and services:

  • Women's History Month programming
  • The creation of a Speaker Series to bring scholars, activists, and community organizers who affirm and celebrate our communities
  • Educational programs that educate the AU community on women's and gender equity issues
  • Increasing the number of volumes in our Gender and Sexuality Library to include newer books and films
  • Support student leaders to attend and travel to national conferences

The Center for Diversity & Inclusion continues to support and expand these excellent programs in an effort to empower our students to become vibrant and affirming members of the university community.

Please know you are directly helping to continue the mission and vision of the Center for Diversity & Inclusion and its programs for future generation of students, faculty, staff, and alums. Additionally, you are ensuring that AU is living up to its promise of individual acceptance and encouragement for academic success.

You may make a donation online by going to the Alumni Donation Page, and by designating your funds to go to Women's and Gender Equity Programs, under Campus Life. If writing a check, in the memo line write Women's and Gender Equity Programs, and send to:

Director, Center for Diversity & Inclusion
American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Mary Graydon Center, Room 201
Washington, DC 20016

(p) 202.885.3651

Donors may choose to endow particular program of special interest to them, or contribute to the general fund. If you would like to explore opportunities for an endowed and named award, scholarship or other programs, please contact Tiffany Speaks (

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Women's History Month

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Women's History Month spotlights the accomplishments of women, while tackling issues that continue to impact gender equity in today's society.

Learn more!