Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Opportunities
The College of Business recognizes the value that diversity brings to our society and the business world. We make it a priority to create an environment in which our students, faculty, and staff value and respect our individual uniqueness, our different cultural backgrounds, viewpoints, and experiences. We’re committed to serving the college’s domestic and international diverse populations from the moment they step on campus and look forward to staying connected long after they’ve graduated.
Current Student Opportunities
The College of Business has a handful multicultural student organizations. Explore our multicultural student organizations
KeyBank and OHIO’s College of Business have partnered to offer 15 diverse students an $8,000 scholarship that is evenly dispersed over four years. Students in this program will participate in professional development activities to gain the leadership, communication, and professional skills needed to successfully transition into the workplace and become future global leaders.
Ms. Beatrice Selotlegeng Scholarship
The Ms. Beatrice Selotlegeng Scholarship awards a $2,000 scholarship that can be awarded up to four years. Recipients will be required to maintain academic excellence and participate in student organizations and monthly meetings with the COB Assistant Director for Diversity and Inclusion.
Black Alumni Reunion
The Black Alumni Reunion is an Ohio University tradition that occurs every three years. This weeklong event allows us to reconnect with our graduates and enjoy a weekend of events and learning opportunities. We look forward to welcoming back Business Bobcats from all around the world.