The Chemistry Department values equity of opportunities for diverse learners and strives to increase interest in chemistry among underrepresented communities. As such, we are proud to support diversity initiatives and promote an inclusive learning community through all our programs

Gems Consortium

The National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science, Inc.


National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers

Local Chapter


Getting You To IU


Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science

Local Chapter


The Graduate Student and Professional Organization is a graduate school level representative organization on campus.  The GPSO has the following four (4) committees that are open to all graduate students: Benefits Committee, Diversity Committee, Student Affairs Committee and Sustainability Committee.
Contact or Jared Kafader

Interdepartmental Women in Science Group

Contact Irina Tsvetkova 

Emissaries for Graduate School Diversity

Contact Yolanda Trevino



Black Graduate Student Association