Office of Diversity & Equity

General Information


  • Provide leadership for the University in its commitment to a campus environment that fosters respect for the dignity, rights and aspirations of each member of the University community.

  • Coordinate the University's efforts to promote, develop and support a culturally diverse community.

  • Guide the University community in the implementation of Affirmative Action and diversity strategies.

  • Conduct training on the Prevention of Sexual Harassment for staff and students.

  • Investigate complaints of discrimination and sexual harassment.


Rosa Rodriguez
Chief Diversity Officer & Title IX Officer
Telephone: (860) 832-0178

Nick D'Agostino
Associate in Diversity & Equity
(860) 832-1653

Pamela Soucy
University Assistant
Telephone: (860) 832-1652


The Women's Center

The Women's Center is a multi-purpose program and service center for female students, staff, and faculty. Men are also welcome to use the resources. Support services for re-entry, peer education, sexual assault crisis intervention, educational programs and advocacy are offered.
Jacqueline Cobbina-Boivin
Student Center, Room 215
Telephone: (860) 832-1656
Fax: (860) 832-1677