Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 37.45
Liaison Kristina Hughes
Submission Date May 10, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Nebraska at Omaha
PA-6: Support for Underrepresented Groups

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Patrick Wheeler
Environmental Advocate/Sustainability Champion
EHS
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Does the institution have mentoring, counseling, peer support, academic support, or other programs to support underrepresented groups on campus?:
Yes

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

These include the Thompson Learning Community Mentoring Program:
http://www.unomaha.edu/thompsonlc/Mentors.php, the Goodrich Scholarship Program and Project Achieve http://www.unomaha.edu/achieve/


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?:
Yes

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

Yes. These are investigated by the Office of Equity, Access & Diversity
http://www.unomaha.edu/diversity/Documents/IssueResolution.pdf

Examples can be obtained by contacting the Office of Equity, Access & Diversity
Eppley Administration Building, Second Floor, Room 207B
6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182-0263
Phone (402) 554-3490, Fax (402) 554-3490


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?:
Yes

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

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