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The College of Liberal Arts encourages civic engagement, emphasizes global perspectives, and promotes diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to lead our students, faculty, and staff into spaces that fuel community, connection, and conversation. To honor the complexities and intersections of the identities held on our campus, the following pages include conversations about DEI, connections to resources, and access to diverse communities that foster a sense of belonging and respect for all.

Our Mission | Engage, Think, Collaborate, Create

We cultivate, thinkers, creators, innovators, and global leaders.

Our Vision | Unified in Excellence

We aspire to be a leading college unified in excellence.

‘Bloody Sunday’ project recipient of NEH humanities grant

An Auburn University multidisciplinary project focused on the infamous “Bloody Sunday” civil rights event that occurred in Selma, Alabama, on March 7, 1965, is the recipient of an award as part of $28.4 million in humanities grants recently announced by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

30 Under 30: Tiffany Watson, '15, audience development manager at Netflix

Tiffany Watson majored in media studies and credits her Auburn education to her success today. She is currently the audience development manager at Netflix and was previously the social media manager for CBS' Emmy award-winning show, The Talk.

Belk's Project Hometown Heroes selects BraveHearts Center for Place and Purpose

Launched in December 2017, Project Hometown was created by Belk to promote communities, to help families thrive, and to empower their stores and their associates to make a difference. BCPP was awarded $10,000 to go towards its programming, supplies, and outreach initiatives.


We understand diversity, equity, and inclusion is an ever-changing conversation. We are diligent in the types of initiatives, activities, and spaces that center DEI. We aim to illuminate our challenges and bring about change with intentional activities, programs, and conversations.

Diversity Committee

The Diversity Committee aims to help students gain awareness of and an appreciation for the many aspects of diversity so that they’re better equipped to handle an ever-changing society.