From local to global, NAU inspires and empowers Indigenous peoples.
Preparing culturally relevant health professionals
The Center for Health Equity Research (CHER) at Northern Arizona University identifies health disparities in our region, nation, and world. A partnership within CHER is the Navajo Native American Research Center for Health Partnership, a collaboration between Diné College, Tribal College of the Navajo Nation, and Northern Arizona University that focuses on preparing health professionals for careers in Indigenous communities.Learn more
Creating a home away from home
Northern Arizona University sits at the base of the San Francisco Peaks, on homelands sacred to Native Americans throughout the region. We honor their past, present, and future generations, who have lived here for millennia and will forever call this place home.