Frequently Asked Questions

Diversity and Inclusion FAQs

  • What is Diversity?

  • What is Inclusion

  • What is Bias?

  • Isn't diversity just another fancy name for Equal Employment Opportunity or Affirmative Action?

  • Does FGCU have an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action (AA) Statement?

  • What's the difference between an affirmative action goal and a quota? Does FGCU have a quota system?

  • As a student/faculty/staff member, why should I be concerned with diversity?

  • How can I contribute to (make a positive impact on) the University's mission to be a diverse and inclusive campus?

  • What is the Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program?

  • What if I have experienced harassment or discrimination?