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Liaison Greg Monaco
Submission Date Nov. 10, 2016
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Stony Brook University
PA-5: Assessing Diversity and Equity

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Tom Lanzilotta
Campus Energy Manager
Campus Operations and Maintenance
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Has the institution assessed diversity and equity in terms of campus climate?:

A brief description of the campus climate assessment(s) :

The Campus Climate survey was designed to determine the nature of the campus' climate and comfort level. The survey contains 16 demographic items covering gender, age, disability, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, and education.

Has the institution assessed student diversity and educational equity?:

A brief description of the student diversity and educational equity assessment(s):

Stony Brook University genuinely embraces diversity and equity with a sizable international and ethnic minority student population, as well as employees who range in age from 18 to 82 and hail from more than 100 countries and all 50 states, Stony Brook is proud of its commitment to diversity.

Has the institution assessed employee diversity and employment equity?:

A brief description of the employee diversity and employment equity assessment(s):

Stony Brook University prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, criminal conviction, domestic violence victim status, and/or military status in the administration of its policies, programs, activities, or other Stony Brook administered programs or employment, and includes the terms, conditions, and privileges of employment and/or access for students, faculty, and staff. Stony Brook University's non-discrimination policy affects all employment practices including but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, benefits, compensation, training, educational opportunities, discipline, and terminations. Also, no one shall be subjected to retaliation for initiating or participating in a complaint process.

Has the institution assessed diversity and equity in terms of governance and public engagement?:

A brief description of the governance and public engagement assessment(s):

Stony Brook University is committed to take affirmative action consistent with the federal and state law to increase the employment of American Indians/Alaskan Natives, Asians/Pacific Islanders, Black.African Americans, Hispanic/Latinos, women, persons age 40 and over, persons with disabilities, especially disabled veterans, where under-representation in the workforce exists. Stony Brook University will make good faith outreach efforts consistent with federal and state law to decrease under-representation and review progress on an annual basis.

The website URL where information about the assessment(s) is available:

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