Critical Race Training in Education

University of Mississippi


Mailing Address
Office of Admissions
145 Martindale P.O. Box 1848
University, Mississippi 38677
(662) 915-7211
Email address
School Information
"Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi, affectionately known to alumni, students and friends as Ole Miss, is Mississippi's flagship university. Included in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification, it has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and business. With more than 24,000 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university and is ranked among the nation's fastest-growing institutions. Its 15 academic divisions include a major medical school, nationally recognized schools of accountancy, law and pharmacy, and the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, renowned for a blend of academic rigor, experiential learning and opportunities for community action." (Source:
General Information
The University of Mississippi has launched its "Pathways to Equity" social justice initiative. As part of this initiative, a committee will be organized to review "history and symbols", a diversity fund will be established, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion curricular offerings (and trainings) will be expanded. See developments below:


  • Symbolic Actions

    A "chancellor’s committee on race, history and symbols" will be organized.

  • Program and Research Funding

    A "Chancellor's Diversity Fund" will be established to further "equity-in-action" plans.

  • Program and Research Funding

    Fundraising and grant funding for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will be expanded.

  • Curriculum Changes and Requirements

    Curricular offerings in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will increase.

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "Diversity Education" and trainings will be expanded and available for all students, faculty, and staff.

Critical Race Training Courses Offered

Last updated May 22nd, 2022