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Jabar Shumate Vice President, Pam Hicks Executive Assistant, D'Andre Fisher Special Assistant (UC)

24 Hour Reporting Hotline

In light of incidents on other campuses and to further enhance responsiveness, the University of Oklahoma has established a 24-hour Reporting Hotline. The hotline will serve as an added protection for OU students, handling reports of bias, discrimination, physical or mental harassment or misconduct by OU community members. The 24-hour Reporting Hotline can be accessed by calling 844-428-6531 or going online to

Office of University Community

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Office of University Community to enhance the University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, recognize and respect the essential worth of each individual and value differences amongst groups. The Office of University Community aspires to create a community of people representing a multiplicity of identities including, but not limited to, race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, spiritual belief, geographic origin, abilities or disabilities, socioeconomic status, and age. Furthermore, the Office of University Community is committed to attaining diversity in the recruitment, retention, and advancement of students, faculty, and staff from underrepresented groups and communities.  


The Office of University Community is committed to providing an inclusive community whereas diversity is the cornerstone that fosters a climate that is open and welcoming to diverse people, ideas and perspectives; that promotes a positive dialogue on the nature of diversity; and that engages faculty, staff and students in activities that promote the University's core values.  

Core Values

Community Outreach and Collaboration: The ability to empower and build strong relationships within the University student body, Faculty and Staff, Departments, community and Alumni.

Integrity: The ability to meet commitments, act responsibly, and promote University and community trust. While sustaining accountability for words and actions.

Cultural Awareness and Understanding: To demonstrate understanding, awareness and respect of differences.