Equality of Educational Opportunity
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, creed, gender, age, national origin, disability, military veteran status, political affiliation, or sexual orientation*. Moreover, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is open to people of all races and actively seeks to promote racial integration by recruiting and enrolling a larger number of black students.
This commitment is in keeping with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
The Affirmative Action Officer is responsible for coordinating compliance and investigating complaints.
Affirmative Action Officer
PO Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
The UNC Greensboro discriminatory conduct policy includes protection for transgendered individuals, and actual or perceived gender identity or expression, within its prohibited discriminatory conduct.
Equality of Opportunity in the University
The following is reprinted from https://www.northcarolina.edu/apps/policy/doc.php?id=54
Admission to, employment by, and promotion in the University of North Carolina and all of its constituent institutions shall be on the basis of merit, and there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. [UNC Policy Manual and Code, Chapter 1 - Section 103]
UNCG Policy on Discrimination and Harassment
The following is reprinted from https://racialequity.uncg.edu/resources/
UNCG is committed to equal opportunity in education and employment for all persons and will not tolerate any discrimination against or harassment of persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, political affiliation, genetic information, veteran status, disabling condition, or age.
Equity in Athletics Statement
Pursuant to the federal Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act, information about equity in UNC Greensboro’s intercollegiate athletics programs may be obtained from the UNC Greensboro Athletic Department.
UNC Greensboro Athletic Department
337 Coleman Building
Greensboro, NC 27402
Pursuant to the federal Student Right-to-Know Act, UNC Greensboro graduation rates may be obtained from the Office of Institutional Research and Enterprise Data.
Office of Institutional Research and Enterprise Data
PO Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
Public Records Policy
The full Public Records Policy can be accessed at https://policy.uncg.edu/university_policies/public-records-policy-2.
The Policy of UNC Greensboro is to conduct the public business in a transparent manner that is consistent with federal and state laws and regulations and effectively applies any relevant qualifying statutes or laws related to confidentiality, professional privilege, and personal use to all records generated in the course of University business. In accordance with N.C. Gen. Stat. 132-1, the University will, as promptly as possible, provide responses to public records requests in accordance with the procedures outlined in section 5 of the policy.
With respect to confidentiality, it is the policy of UNC Greensboro to comply with various state and federal laws and to provide for the confidentiality of certain records protected by law, including, but not limited to, FERPA, HIPAA, the State Personnel Act, and the Public Records Act itself.
UNC Greensboro also has compliance and reporting obligations related to tracking Public Records requests. Therefore, all Campus departments and units must consult with the Public Records Officer in the Office of General Counsel before responding to public records requests and report to the Office of General Counsel all public records requests received by their records custodians. This consultation also serves to ensure that all other qualifiers that may impact the release of public records, including confidentiality and professional privilege, inform the final release of records.