Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee Purpose Statement

The Woodland Community College Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee is established to achieve social justice, which encompasses the Yuba Community College District’s commitment to a safe learning environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion for all our students, staff, and faculty in our Woodland, Colusa County, and Lake County communities.

Social Justice is comprised of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion defined by WCC in

Embracing Diversity as a wide array of personal experiences, values, and worldviews.

Acknowledging Equity as ensuring parity and equal access to educational programs and services.

Fostering an Inclusive environment where all are welcomed as an important and valuable member of the community.

We approach diversity, equity, and inclusivity with a social justice lens to continuously identify, address, and overcome barriers to student success and achievement.