Diversity Statement

Prompt: Submit a diversity statement in which you speak to experiences that you have had or wish to have engaging with cultures other than your own

Tips for writing a diversity statement from the University of Connecticut Center for Career Development


  • no more than one page in length
  • 1.5 lines or double spaced
  • a Sans Serif font size no smaller than 10.5
  • margins between 0.75-inches and one-inch on all sides
  • applicant Match ID # in lower right corner of bottom margin/footer on page
  • do not include