Student Diversity and Inclusion

We know diversity is essential if we are to solve tomorrow’s global challenges. We are building bridges to ensure that students achieve success, deepening the inclusiveness of our academic community, and enhancing leadership development among all of our students.

Urban Agriculture Education

Group of hight school students wearing orange Illinois t-shirts in front of the Chicago skyline.A Chicago initiative is designed to enhance urban high school students’ interests and preparation for higher education and careers in the agricultural, consumer and environmental sciences, throughout the Chicago area and statewide.

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Female student studying plants
Pre-college STEM Programs

Explore college life and majors related to food, agriculture, the environment, families, and communities.

Student Leadership Development

Group of students posing at MANRRS event.Develop leadership skills through student organizations and supplemental leadership activities.

Public Engagement and Outreach

Group of young students learning in a relaxed setting.Enrich your experience with outreach and service through partnerships with diverse groups and local communities.

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ACES Student Diversity Programs

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