Welcome to the UGA Equal Opportunity Office

Welcome to the home page for the Equal Opportunity Office (EOO) for The University of Georgia (UGA).

The EOO is responsible for ensuring that UGA complies with all applicable laws and policies regarding discrimination on the basis of race, sex (including sexual harassment), gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity or national origin, religion, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status.

The EOO also:

 

 

 

Recent News

Hispanic Heritage Month

Sept. 24, 2014 7:00PM-Speaker:  Sonia Nazario (Special Collections Library Auditorium (Rm 271)

Oct. 8, 2014 7:00PM-Movie Screening:  Cesar Chavez (Tate Student Center Theatre)

Upcoming Training Events

Best Practices for Accommodating Students & Employees with Disabilities - September 9, 2014

This class will discuss the University’s compliance obligations under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act relating to UGA students and employees with disabilities; the respective responsibilities of the person with a disability and the University for requesting and obtaining accommodations and the associated procedures; the respective roles of UGA’s Disability Resource Center, Human Resources and the Equal Opportunity Office in responding to requests for accommodations and insuring legal compliance; and examples of reasonable accommodations.

Location: Training & Development Center. To register, please contact Training and Development.

Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment (NDAH) Training - September 9, 2014

An interactive, introductory course on the Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment (NDAH) Policy that explains the practical applications of the Policy, the reporting responsibilities of University employees and discusses case studies.  This course is appropriate for any University employee and counts as an elective toward the Diversity and Inclusion Certificate.

Location: Training & Development Center. To register, please contact Training and Development.