Nondiscrimination Policy

La Roche University Nondiscrimination Policy

La Roche University admits qualified students of any sex, race, color, handicap, religion, national and ethnic origin, veteran status and sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University. The same policy is followed with respect to all employees, regardless of rank or classification. La Roche University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, color, disability, ethnic and national origin, in the administration of its educational policies and programs, employment practices, athletic and other college administrative programs. the University is committed to serving a diversity of students by providing educational and extra-curricular programs which will enhance their overall educational experience.

The University is unalterably opposed to any form of harassment which is defined as any word, gesture, picture or symbol (verbal or written) that is commonly understood to convey hatred or contempt, or to demean, alarm or abuse an individual (or group) because of his/her sex, race, color, handicap, religion, sexual orientation or national and ethnic origin.

La Roche University's non-discrimination policy is administered in accordance with title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments, and all other applicable federal and Pennsylvania statutes. The following persons have been designated to handle enquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Vice President for Student Life & Dean of Students: 412-536-1069

Coordinator of Accessibility and Compliance: 412-536-1177

Associate Vice President for Human Resources: 412-536-1115

For further information on notice of non-discrimination, call 1-800-421-3481.