“…we are together a richly woven, colorful fabric, and every person, each with their own background, talents and gifts, is a thread in the larger design…”– Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., President

Created for the purpose of fully supporting the University’s mission to increase diversity among staff; improve inclusion and increase the multicultural competencies among individuals; and to improve the campus climate to a level where all members of the Notre Dame Athletics community can do their best work.  In line with the Mission of the University, and the Athletics Department’s 5 pillars, we believe in and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equity among our student-athletes, coaches and administrators and we seek to establish and maintain an inclusive culture that fosters equitable participation and opportunities for all.