Pfeiffer University is committed to upholding the principles outlined in Title IX, which states “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.”
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Pfeiffer University employs individuals and admits students of any race, color, or national origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to student at the University. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other university-administered programs.
Furthermore, Pfeiffer University Trustees have determined that students not be denied admission, rights, privileges, programs, or activities on the basis of religion, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation or ethnic origin; nor will the University discriminate on the basis of religion, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation or ethnic origin.
Pfeiffer University does not discriminate against employees, students or applicants who are handicapped. This policy is in keeping with Section 504, The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended.
Age Discrimination Act
Pfeiffer University does not discriminate against students or applicants on the basis of age. This policy is in keeping with the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and with the EEOC Age Discrimination Act.
Pfeiffer University is authorized under Federal Law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.
Pfeiffer University has been designated by the U.S. Department of State as a sponsor of exchange visitor programs.
Pfeiffer University further complies with the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974, as amended. This act, as it applies to higher learning, ensures that students have access to certain records that pertain to them and that unauthorized persons do not have access to such records. A copy of the act and the University’s policy regarding Student Educational Records and Information is available upon request at the Office of the Dean of Student Development.