Celebrate. Empower. Belong.

The heart of Temple’s evolving community of students, staff and faculty.

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Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy, and Leadership (IDEAL) is home to Temple University’s efforts to create and sustain a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture of belonging for all its members. Led by strategic units focused on a variety of areas as well as the Center for Anti-Racism, IDEAL provides comprehensive, solution-focused resources for everyone within Temple’s vast community. Explore how to connect with IDEAL resources, programming and expertise. - Dr. Valerie Harrison, Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion


IDEAL creates brave spaces where the diverse perspectives of our students, faculty, staff and Temple’s neighbors are encouraged, engaged and empowered.