Statement of Non-Discrimination

Limestone University provides equal opportunity and affirmative action in education and employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. These equal opportunity provisions include, but are not limited to admissions, employment, financial aid and Student Life.

Limestone University prohibits sex and gender identity discrimination as well as sexual harassment, including sexual violence. It is the policy of Limestone University to actively recruit minority students. The University will recruit students from high schools that enroll significant numbers of minority students. Limestone University will identify appropriate high schools in South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, and Maryland.

Moreover, in compliance with section 668.44(A)(6) of the United States Department of Education, Office of Post-Secondary Education Publication, “current student aid and other related regulations”, Limestone University has installed ramps and restrooms accessible to individuals with disabilities in recently renovated buildings to comply with ADA requirements and will incorporate similar provisions in any future renovation of campus facilities.

Limestone University has also made extraordinary efforts to accommodate students with disabilities, both through the Accessibility office, which assists with appropriate accommodations at no additional charge, and through the Learning Enrichment and Achievement Program (LEAP). an accountability program specifically for students with learning disabilities.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the American with Disabilities Act, the Rehabilitation Act, and related statutes and regulations:

Director of Accessibility Services

1115 College Drive Fort D

Gaffney, SC 29340

864-488-8245 (P)

The following has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and to serve as the overall coordinator for purposes of Title IX compliance:

Dean of Student Life

1115 College Drive

Dixie Lodge 201

Gaffney, SC 29340  

864-488-4543 (P)  

Dean of Student Success

1115 College Drive

Cooper East 110

Gaffney, SC 29340

864-488-4540 (P)

                             

For more information about Limestone University’s policies which are in accordance with Title IX, policies prohibiting discrimination, and domestic violence, dating violence, sexual harassment and stalking, and for a description of grievance procedures, please visit www.limestone.edu/knowyourrights.

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