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Statements of Nondiscriminatory Policies


William Woods University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin  to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University.  It does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression and identity, class, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any proscribed category set forth in federal or state regulations in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs.


Consistent with the requirement of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended, and Part 86 of 45 C.F.R., the University does not discriminate on the basis of sex or gender identity in the conduct or operation of its education programs or activities (including employment therein and admission thereto).


Consistent with the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and Part 84 of 45 C.F.R., the University does not discriminate on the basis of handicap in admission or access to or employment in its programs and activities.


Governor’s Executive Order No. 28, issued 11/18/1983, prohibits all state agencies from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation in the provision of any services or benefits by a state agency.


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