Marquette University does not discriminate in any manner contrary to law or justice on the basis of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, disability, veteran's status or national origin in its educational programs or activities, including employment and admissions. At the same time, Marquette cherishes its right and duty to seek and retain personnel who will make a positive contribution to its religious character, goals, and mission in order to enhance the Jesuit, Catholic tradition. Federal laws (Titles VI, VII and IX; the Age Discrimination Act in Employment of 1967 as amended, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended, the Veteran’s Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990) prohibit such discrimination.

Employee inquiries concerning the application of Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veteran’s Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 may be referred to the Office of Human Resources; Straz Tower; P.O. Box 1881; Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881; (414) 288-7305.

Student inquiries concerning Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 may be referred to the Office of Student Educational Services; Alumni Memorial Union; P.O. Box 1881; Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881; (414) 288-1645.

Student and employee inquiries concerning the application of Titles VI, VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, as amended, and Executive Order 11246, as amended, may be referred to Lynn Mellantine, Affirmative Action Officer:  Straz Tower, P.O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI  53201-1881, (414) 288-3430. Student and employee inquiries concerning the application of Title IX may be referred to Christine Taylor, Title IX Coordinator:  Alumni Memorial Union, Room 437, P.O. Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI  53201-1881, (414) 288-3151 OR to the Office for Civil Rights: 500 W. Madison St., Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661-4544, (312) 730-1560.

The Marquette University Board of Trustees approved the Affirmative Action Program, formalizing the university’s position toward human rights. This program reaffirms and specifies action programs to continue the pledge of promotion and equal opportunity for all qualified persons.

State Authorization: Marquette University is registered as a Private Institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 137A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.