Nondiscrimination Policy Statement - Student-related matters


The University of California, in accordance with applicable Federal and State law and University policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy,1 physical or mental disability, medical condition (cancer related or genetic characteristics), ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, or service in the uniformed services.2 The University also prohibits sexual harassment. This nondiscrimination policy covers admission, access, and treatment in University programs and activities.

Inquiries regarding the University's student-related nondiscrimination policies may be as follows:

  • Sex discrimination and sexual harassment:  Title IX Officer Denise Oldham, ask_ophd@berkeley or (510) 643-7985
  • Disability discrimination and access:  Assistant Provost Sarah Hawthorne, (510) 642-2795 or
  • All other concerns about discrimination or harassment should be directed to the Office for the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination, (510) 643-7985 or

1Pregnancy includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth.

2Service in the uniformed services includes membership, application for membership, performance of service, application for service, or obligation for service in the uniformed services.