Diversity and Inclusion

Embracing Diversity

Guilford College is a diverse and accepting community of people from every corner of the country and world.

As stated in our Core Values, we're welcoming of all cultures and beliefs, and we strive to create opportunities for people to share their views, ideas and perspectives. Much of this is done through a variety of programs, initiatives and events that raise diversity awareness both on and off-campus.

Multicultural Education

Through various programs, events and clubs, this department strives to spread diversity awareness throughout the Guilford community.

Valuing Diversity

Diversity and equality are such important elements of the Guilford experience that they are two of our Core Values.

49% of the 2020 Class

Nearly half the class of 2020 are students of color, making it the most racially diverse class ever at Guilford.

75+ Countries & Cultures

You can explore the world in our study abroad program, which is among the 25 best in the nation, according to College Rank.

$1,500 Awarded

This is how much Guilford's Principled Problem Solving Scholars are awarded each semester for their work to address complex social issues.

Africana CHANGE

Through cultural, artistic and educational programming, this program empowers young African Americans to reach their fullest potential in their careers and communities.

Student Success & Achievements

Enrich your educational experience at Guilford by helping in programs that provide opportunities to those facing social, political and economic barriers.

Giving Back

Lend a caring hand by teaching English to non-native speakers, tutoring refugees or helping students in underserved communities get into college.

Every Campus a Refuge

Founded by a Guilford faculty member, the nationally recognized Every Campus a Refuge program encourages colleges across the country to provide shelter and support to at least one refugee family.

Soy un Lider

This daylong conference hosted by Guilford provides resources and college application assistance to members of the international community.



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