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. If you would like to add to our calendar, for questions, or concerns please contact dip@up.edu 

All DIP events are listed on Engage. 

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.

Dates for Fall 2022 Stock UP:

  • October 10th
  • December 2nd

September 2022

Latinx Heritage Month

September 8: Latinx Heritage Month Keynote Speaker: Walter Thompson-Hernandez. 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Brian Doyle Auditorium, in collaboration with Portland Magazine. Click here to RSVP!

September 15: Latinx Heritage Month Begins  

September 16: DEIJ Student Leader Mixer, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM, Terrace Room. RSVP by September 7th!

September 29: Womxn of Color Spaces, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wellness Center, (lower level of Orrico Hall). Come back soon for more details!

October 2022

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 10: Stock UP! Come back soon for more details!

October 11: National Coming Out Day  

October 11: Indigenous People's Day 

October 15: Latinx Heritage Month Ends 

November 2022

Native American Heritage Month 

November 1-2: Día de los muertos

November 17: Womxn of Color Spaces, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wellness Center, (lower level of Orrico Hall). Come back soon for more details!

November 20: Transgender Day of Remembrance 

December 2022

Universal Human Rights Month

December 2: Stock UP! Come back soon for more details! 

December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities 

January 2023

January 19: World Religion Day 

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

January 27: International Holocaust Remembrance Day 

February 2023

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 2023

April 2: Ramadan 

April 3: World Autism Awareness Day 

April 24: National Day of Silence 

May 2023

Asian American /Pacific Islander- AA/PI Heritage Month

Mental Health Awareness Month 

May 2: Eid al-Fitr

June 2023

Pride Month

June 19: Juneteenth 

June 28: Anniversary of Stonewall Riots