About the AHC

The University of Delaware promotes an environment in which all people are inspired to learn and encourages intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, free inquiry and respect for the views and values of an increasingly diverse population..”
– from the University Mission Statement –


The African Heritage Caucus at University of Delaware: Our aim is to promote a supportive and welcoming environment in which African heritage faculty, professionals and salaried staff can achieve their fullest potential as employees. Our mission is to support the University of Delaware’s commitment to diversity as expressed in its Mission Statement.


Main objectives of the African Heritage Caucus:

  • Encourage and facilitate professional and informal networking among members
  • Increase members’ awareness of and knowledge about  their professional development opportunities at the University of Delaware
  • Encourage and support University efforts to make the work environment more welcoming for members.


Members of the African Heritage Caucus –
All persons of African heritage employed by the University of Delaware are considered members of the Caucus.

The caucus is a member of the Diversity & Equity Commission.


AHC By-lawsview the current by-laws of the African Heritage Caucus

News & Events University programs, events, and news submitted by the caucus

AHC Board Members get to know the board members, and get involved by contacting the AHC Board

Contact Us – We want to hear from you!  Click Here to submit news and events of interest to the caucus and community.