Office of Civil Rights Compliance (Title IX and Equity)
Goodwin University is committed to providing an educational environment and workplace that is free from discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, and retaliation.
Non-Discrimination Statement and Acts of Intolerance Policy
Goodwin University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity educator and employer, fully committed to the goal of providing equal opportunity and full participation in its educational programs, activities, and employment without discrimination because of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, political affiliation, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, HIV/AIDS or other communicable disease status, or any other consideration not directly and substantively related to effective performance. This policy implements Federal and State laws, regulations, and executive orders.
The staff, faculty, student body, and administration of Goodwin University form a diverse community and the University maintains that activities, programs, and everyday interactions are enriched by acceptance of one another in an environment of positive engagement and mutual respect. Acts of discrimination, intolerance, or harassment directed against individuals or specific groups of individuals will not be tolerated and will be dealt with according to employee and student grievance and disciplinary procedures.
To file a discrimination complaint, or for inquiries concerning Goodwin University’s Non-discrimination Policy, Title IX and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act, contact TitleIXandEquity@goodwin.edu.