Diversity & Inclusion Events | University of Portland

Diversity & Inclusion Events

Disclaimer: This calendar and list of events highlights and showcases a number of nationally recognized months and events not limited to: cultural, heritage, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, etc. Some cultural events are highlighted due to the populations reflected on our campus. This is not an all inclusive list. For questions or concerns please contact dip@up.edu 

Click here to access our Engage page, where all DIP events are listed.

Stock UP

Diversity and Inclusion Programs present: Stock UP! Stock UP is our pop-up food pantry.
All students, staff, faculty, and employees of the University of Portland are welcome!
Please bring your own re-usable bag and note that we ask attendees to wear masks while at Stock UP.

More non-perishable goods and items are currently available and open to all campus community members in the Diversity Center (Buckley Center 102). Email dip@up.edu for any questions.


Latinx Heritage Month

September 15: Latinx Heritage Month Begins  



Italian American Heritage Month

Polish American Heritage Month

LGBTQIA+ History Month

Filipino American History Month

October 3: Mental Health Awareness Week 

October 10: World Mental Health Day 

October 11: National Coming Out Day  

October 11: Indigenous People's Day 

October 15: Latinx Heritage Month Ends 


Native American Heritage Month 

November 1-2: Día de los muertos

November 20: Transgender Day of Remembrance 


Universal Human Rights Month

December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities 


January 19: World Religion Day 

January 16: MLK Day. Click here to learn more about MLK Day ON!



Black History Month

March 2023

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Women's History Month

March 8: International Women's Day 

March 13: Deaf History Month

March 23: LGBTQIA+ Health Awareness Month 


April 2: Ramadan 

April 3: World Autism Awareness Day 

April 24: National Day of Silence 


Asian American /Pacific Islander- AA/PI Heritage Month

Mental Health Awareness Month 

May 2: Eid al-Fitr


Pride Month

June 19: Juneteenth 

June 28: Anniversary of Stonewall Riots