The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) leads DEI efforts and oversees the Title IX and bias response processes for Western Oregon University faculty, staff, and students. The office collaborates with university and external partners for the advancement of both institutional and community diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility efforts. We work to create inclusive and accessible spaces, where people can attain their dreams and goals, and have all their intersecting identities not only celebrated, but also uplifted. 


  • Executive Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Dominique Vargas
  • Title IX Coordinator – Sara Glascock
  • Assistant Director of Hispanic Serving Institution Initiatives – TBD
  • Executive Assistant/Coordinator – TBD

Office Hours
Monday – Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Office: Administration Building 302 | Phone: 503.838.8002 | dei@wou.edu