Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.18
Liaison Kelli O'Day
Submission Date Sept. 13, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of California, Davis
PAE-T2-1: Gender Neutral Housing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Camille Kirk
Director of Sustainability and Campus Sustainability Planner
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution offer housing options to accomodate the special needs of transgender and transitioning students (either as a matter of policy or as standard practice)?:

A brief description of the program, policy, or practice:

Student Housing has gender inclusive bathrooms in many areas as well as a Rainbow Community that specifically addresses issues faced by transgender and transitioning students. As a matter of practice, Student Housing will work with any students wanting special accommodation to find a space where they will feel safe and comfortable. There is information specifically regarding transgender and transitioning students within the "Ask Me" frequently asked questions section on the web page.

Ask Me question regarding accommodations for transgender / transitioning students: http://www.housing.ucdavis.edu/askme/

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

Student Housing is committed to finding appropriate, welcoming accommodations for all students, and Transgender and Transitioning students are encouraged to note this under the special considerations section of their applications so that we can discuss their options with them. Student Housing respects each person’s right to designate their own gender and assign housing spaces accordingly.

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