Inclusive Resources

MSU offers a variety of resources to help the community increase awareness and identify ways to support an inclusive campus. The following resources have been created by various programs and departments across the university.

IDI's educational opportunities allow the MSU community to explore the complex issues around diversity, equity and inclusion through dialogue and sharing experiences. Click the below button to learn about DEI workshop offerings and to submit requests. 

 Clicks to DEI workshop offerings

Accessibility and Communications

Disability Pride Guide (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

Inclusive Communications Guide (University Communications, Institutional Diversity and Inclusion and Office of the Executive Vice President for Administration)

Guidelines for Inclusive Online Spaces (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

Online Content Accessibility Checklist (DigitalX)

Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities

Translation Center (College of Arts and Letters)

Web Accessibility (Office of the ADA Coordinator)



2023 Guide on Antisemitism for MSU (Serling Institute for Jewish Studies and Modern Israel)

Anti-Racist Path (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

IDI and IDEA Coordinators Programming (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

Resources for Understanding and Combating Anti-Asian Racism (College of Education)

Stopping Anti-Asian Bias and Violence (College of Natural Science)

Teaching Race and Racism - (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)


Campus life

Artistic expression outlets (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

Bridge, Transition and Learning Community Programs (Undergraduate Education)

Building Inclusive Communities - Posters and handouts (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)

DEI Library Guide (MSU Libraries and the Infrastructure Planning and Facilities DEI Council)

Hate Has No Home Here (Residence Education and Housing Services)

Health Wellbeing Guide (CAPS)

Keep Learning (Students) / Keep Teaching (Faculty)

Mitigating Bias in Hiring eLearning (Executive Vice President for Administration)

WorkLife Balance Presentations (WorkLife Office)



DEI in Action (College of Agriculture and Natural Resources' MSU Extension)



Developing Space for Native American Students in STEM by Supporting Complex Identities (Native American Institute)

Guide to Land Acknowledgments (Native American Institute)

Guidebook to Centering Community in Partnerships with Indigenous Nations (Native American Institute)

Key terms and pronunciation (Wenona T. Singel, Indigenous Law & Policy Center)

Land Acknowledgment (American Indian and Indigenous Studies)


International/Global DEI

Global DEI Task Force

Globally Inclusive Teaching Resources (Office for International Students and Scholars)

Intercultural Communication Training (Office for International Students and Scholars)

Muslim Studies Program



LGBTQA+ Resources for Faculty, Staff and TAs (The Gender and Sexuality Campus Center)

Pronouns (The Gender and Sexuality Campus Center)

Single Occupancy Restrooms (Institutional Space Planning and Management)

Unconditional Love Fund (The Gender and Sexuality Campus Center)


Mental Wellness

CAPS Connect (Students)

Employee Assistance Program

Health and Wellbeing Guide (Student Health and Wellness)

Mental Health and Wellbeing (Includes link to Kognito)

Trauma Services and Training Network



National LGBTQA+ Days of Observance (The Gender and Sexuality Campus Center)

Ramadan at MSU, A Brief Guide (Muslim Studies Program)

Religious Observance Calendar (Office of the Provost)


Reproductive Health

Roe v. Wade Resources (Center for Gender in Global Context)


Social Justice Programming 

Social Justice Movie Club (Alumni Office)


Student Parents

Grants for Student Parents

Family Housing

Health Insurance

Student Parents on a Mission

Student Parent Resource Center


Summer Leadership Institute

2023-24 Key Takeaways also available as a Word doc (IDI)



Undocumented resources for students and parents of students (Institutional Diversity and Inclusion)



Student Veterans Resource Center



Email to submit additional resources.