Nondiscrimination Policies (Campus Contact Information)

 

 

Race, Color, Ethnicity, National Origin, Age and Religion

The California State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, or religion in its programs and activities, including admission and access.  Federal and state laws, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the California Equity in Higher Education Act, prohibit such discrimination. The Director for the Office of Equity and Diversity has been designated to coordinate the efforts of California State University, Northridge to comply with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on these bases. Inquiries concerning compliance may be presented to The Office of Equity and Diversity, University Hall Room 285, (818) 677-2077, website: http://www-admn.csun.edu/eqtydiv/.

Disability

The California State University does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its programs and activities, including admission and access.  Federal and state laws, including sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, prohibit such discrimination. The Director for the Office of Equity and Diversity has been designated to coordinate the efforts of California State University, Northridge to comply with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of disability. Inquiries concerning compliance may be presented to The Office of Equity and Diversity, University Hall Room 285, (818) 677-2077, website: http://www-admn.csun.edu/eqtydiv/.

Gender/Gender Identity/Gender Expression/Sexual Orientation

The California State University does not discriminate on the basis of gender, gender identity, gender expression or sexual orientation in its programs and activities, including admission and access. Federal and state laws, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, prohibit such discrimination. The Director for the Office of Equity and Diversity has been designated to coordinate the efforts of California State University, Northridge to comply with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on these bases. Inquiries concerning compliance may be presented to The Office of Equity and Diversity, University Hall Room 285, (818) 677-2077, website: http://www-admn.csun.edu/eqtydiv/.

The California State University is committed to providing equal opportunities to male and female CSU students in all campus programs, including intercollegiate athletics.

Discrimination and Harassment Complaints

California State University Executive Order 1074 governs the procedures for students who feel discriminated against on the basis of a protected status (i.e., race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status) and who wish to initiate a complaint on these bases.  CSU Executive Order 1074 can be found at:  http://www.calstate.edu/eo/EO-1074.html.

Students are advised to obtain further information regarding discrimination, harassment and retaliation from the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), University Hall, Room 285, (818) 677-2077, or visit the OED website at http://www-admn.csun.edu/eqtydiv/.

Students with inquiries concerning compliance or the application of these nondiscrimination policies to programs and activities of California State University, Northridge may also contact the Regional Director of the Office for Civil Rights, United States Department of Education, 50 Beale Street, Suite 7200, San Francisco, California 94105.