Office of University Community

Mission Statement

The Office of University Community Health Sciences Center seeks to enhance and preserve the University's commitment to diversity and inclusion.  We aspire to create a rich learning community that fosters leadership, equity, innovation, and excellence for all. 


To foster a community that ensures support, advocacy and resources that encourages inclusive excellence and diversity in OU Health Sciences Center practices and people. 

Core Values

  • Community Outreach and Collaboration: Ability to empower and build strong relationships within the University body and the surrounding community. 
  • Integrity and Equity: Ability to act responsibly and promote community trust and equity for all 
  • Access and Success: To create opportunities of access and success for all individuals 
  • Cultural Humility & Cultural Competence: To demonstrate life-long learning, awareness and respect for all. 

Bias Reporting Hotline

In light of incidents on other campuses and to further enhance responsiveness, the University of Oklahoma has established a 24-hour Reporting Hotline. The hotline will serve as an added protection for OU students, handling reports of bias, discrimination, physical or mental harassment or misconduct by OU community members. The 24-hour Reporting Hotline can be accessed by calling 844-428-6531 or going online to