Welcome to the website for the Office of Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity. Here you will find all of the information on our department, the University's policies on diversity, hiring, and harassment, and the steps to take if you have been discriminated against.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity (AA/EO) is to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and university policies related to discrimination through:

  • The effective development of, and compliance with, an affirmative action plan for recruitment, hiring, and retention of employees;
  • Thorough and impartial investigation of all discrimination-related complaints; and
  • Campus-wide education and outreach about laws, policies, and goals related to AA/EO and diversity.


Our Vision

To ensure that every member and prospective member of the campus community receives fair and equal treatment and opportunity, and experiences an inclusive environment.