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Texas State University

Inclusion & Retention

Our Community

Texas State's mission is to create new knowledge and prepare graduates to excel as citizens of the world, and to achieve that mission we must ensure equitable opportunities for all members of the university community.

Within this site, you’ll find information about how we hold ourselves accountable to that responsibility.

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Employee resource groups

Faculty and staff have the responsibility and privilege of being leaders for inclusion at Texas State. You can join our efforts through professional development or involvement in an organization.

Employee Learning & Development Opportunities

Texas State invests in employee development at any level. Explore the Organizational Development & Communications and/or Faculty Development websites to learn how these teams can help nurture and enhance your career.

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Bobcat J.E.D.I. Program

This program offers faculty and staff the opportunity to build competencies that will support a more inclusive environment at Texas State. The J.E.D.I. Program will include courses related to diversity, inclusion, multiculturalism, ability, social justice, and equity. The Program will include courses related to diversity, inclusion, multiculturalism, ability, social justice, and equity. Participants will be able to participate in courses that are offered throughout the year and online. This program is a collaboration with University College, Hispanic Serving Institution Programs, Hispanic Policy Network, Student Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Disability Services, Coalition of Black Faculty and Staff, Alliance, and the Provost Office.

J.E.D.I. = Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion.

We Welcome Our Veterans

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Veterans Employment & Support

We are honored to serve the veterans and active military who have given so much for our country. As you transition into civilian life, our mission is to provide access to employment opportunities, veteran's preference information, networking opportunities with mentors, and other resources offered on and off campus. 

On behalf of Texas State University, thank you for your service!

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Look forward to meeting you