Overall Rating Reporter - expired
Overall Score
Liaison Jennifer Asman
Submission Date March 23, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Georgia State University
PA-6: Support for Underrepresented Groups

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Jennifer Asman
Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have mentoring, counseling, peer support, academic support, or other programs to support underrepresented groups on campus?:

A brief description of the programs sponsored by the institution to support underrepresented groups:

There are several offices and numerous student organizations that support underrepresented groups within the student body. Office of Disability Services, the Office of Black Student Achievement, and the Multicultural Center which will house the Office of Intercultural Relations and other programs. Additionally, there are over 50 student organizations with missions to serve a variety of racial/ethnic identities, religious affiliations, and the LGBTQIQA Community (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, Queer, Intersex, Questioning and Allies).

The website URL where more information about the support programs for underrepresented groups is available:

Does the institution have a discrimination response policy and/or team (or the equivalent) to respond to and support those who have experienced or witnessed a bias incident, act of discrimination or hate crime?:

A brief description of the institution’s discrimination response policy, program and/or team:

The website URL where more information about the institution’s discrimination response policy, program and/or team is available:

Does the institution offer housing options to accommodate the special needs of transgender and transitioning students?:

Does the institution produce a publicly accessible inventory of gender neutral bathrooms on campus?:

(This website allows the user to select organizations by category. There are 30 organizations in the Cultural/Multicultural category, 34 in the Spiritual/Religious category and 2 in the Faith-based category.)
• Advancement of Women http://aofw.gsu.edu/
o Executive Leadership Academy for Women http://aofw.gsu.edu/programs/executive-leadership-academy-application/

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