Critical Race Training in Education

Abilene Christian University


Mailing Address
1600 Campus Court
Abilene, Texas 79699
(325) 674-2000
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School Information
"Abilene Christian University is a diverse, welcoming, academically rigorous community redefining what it means to be a Christian university in the 21st century. "Founded in 1906, we’re a private, non-profit university affiliated with Churches of Christ and committed to transformative, energized learning. Supported by a faculty of Christian scholars, we prepare undergraduate and graduate students for service and leadership throughout the world. "Our faith-based education goes beyond academics. ACU’s residential campus offers students a safe place to grow intellectually and spiritually — and to learn to live independently. Division I athletics, intramural sports, 100+ student organizations, and countless service and worship opportunities contribute to our vibrant student life. ACU Online offers graduate and doctoral degrees geared toward working professionals." (Source:
General Information
Abilene Christian University has taken steps to teach diversity awareness to its employees and faculty, as well as exploring options on how to implement it into its operations. The university has required faculty and staff to undergo diversity awareness training. No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below:


  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    Faculty and staff will undergo diversity awareness training.

  • Curriculum Changes and Requirements

    Curriculum is under review, may be changed.

Last updated February 13th, 2021