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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

You Belong at Bentley

Celebrating Our Differences

We celebrate our differences and encourage curiosity. Diverse backgrounds, beliefs and life experiences all come together at Bentley, making it a vibrant place to live, learn and explore.

Through conversation, programs and events, we’re shaping the world we want to live in. Please join us.

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Brave Conversations

At Bentley, we don’t shy away from tough conversations, we encourage them. We prepare students to have open and respectful exchanges about their differences—and other hot topics. Find a dialogue group for ongoing support and conversation or attend an event that inspires you.

Have a Brave Conversation

Multicultural Community

We support students of color, first-generation students and their allies by creating safe spaces for dialogue and providing resources they need to succeed. Learn about different cultures, find classmates with similar experiences, or become an ally for your new friends.

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International Community

Bentley is a more vibrant place to live and learn because of its international community. We support international students and scholars with important Visa and travel guidance, and with programming to help international students get connected and feel at home.

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Gender and LGBTQ Community

We welcome, value and support students of all gender identities and sexualities. And we’re always learning how we can build a more inclusive, informed and compassionate community. Bentley’s Equity Center is just one safe space for students and allies, where they can engage others and advance social justice issues. And the Center for Women and Business offers programs focused on critical workplace diversity issues and strategies for self-advocacy and inclusion.

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Spiritual Life

Spiritual Life

Bentley is home to students from around the world, and all faiths are welcome. We honor the perspective and values our diverse students add to the community. We also dedicate space, staff and resources for your spiritual journey.

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Global Learning Experiences

Business is global, so your education should be too. We have 80 programs in 25 countries (and counting), so nearly every student can find a study abroad experience to enrich their studies. Locally, we engage with community partners on social justice and service-learning opportunities. And international students contribute add important context by bringing a world view to classrooms and events.

Global Learning Experiences
Spirited Campus

Spirited Campus

With so many programs, events and opportunities, it’s easy to find a place where you belong. Bentley has dozens of student organizations, united by a variety of passions and curiosity. Find a group that speaks your language—whether it’s Russian, politics, gaming, cinematography or sports.

Get Involved

Living Communities

Bentley has residential communities for students with common interests like social justice, holistic living and female leadership. There’s even a Global Living Community for students who want an intercultural living experience. Defined communities participate in programming and events to extend classroom learning about their unifying theme.

Find Your Community

Living Communities

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We support your personal and spiritual growth at Bentley