Access and Equity

Office of Access and Equity

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The Office of Access and Equity coordinates the development of policy, procedures, programs and services related to equality of opportunity in employment, business access, admissions, retention, academics, advancement  and general treatment for faculty, staff, students and visitors. Access and Equity monitors the University’s compliance with all federal, state and University policies related to equitable treatment and unlawful discrimination. Access and Equity accomplishes its mission through the implementation of activities in four main areas: Compliance, Education and Training, Outreach Programs and Research and Evaluation. The research and evaluation component is done in collaboration with the Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education.

Upcoming Events

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Please join us for the following events:

  • Disability, Diversity and Inclusion Justice presentation by Rosemarie Garland-Thomson
    Thursday, October 13 at 4:30 p.m.
  • Watt Family Innovation Center, Auditorium Sigma Drive, Clemson, SC 29634
    Free t-shirts will be given to the first 100 attendees. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson is a Professor of English at Emory University whose article “Becoming Disabled” was recently featured in the New York Times. She is a well-known writer and national keynote speaker on disability and disability studies. This event is open to the public and everyone is welcome!
    Sponsored by Access and Equity, Parking and Transportation Services, Student Accessibility Services, and Women’s Leadership
  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month Brown Bag Lunch
    Tuesday, October 18 at 11:30am to 12:30pm
  • Biosystems Research Complex, G100 105 Collings St., Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    All employees, students, and visitors are welcome to join us for a brown-bag lunch discussion with topics including, “A Historical Perspective of Disability in Academia” by Margaret Camp, Director of Student Accessibility Services, and “Service Animals on Campus” by Priscilla Harrison, ADA Coordinator.
  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month Brown Bag Lunch
    Thursday, October 27 at 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Biosystems Research Complex, G100 105 Collings St., Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    All employees, students, and visitors are welcome to join us for a brown-bag lunch discussion with topics including, “Advancements in Accessibility on Campus,” by Barret Anderson, University Planner and Landscape Architect and “Parking and Transportation Options at CU,” by Dan Hofmann the Director of Parking and Transportation Services
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