Vanderbilt University Non-Discriminatory Policy
In compliance with federal law, including the provisions of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, the ADA Amendments Act of 2008, Executive Order 11246, the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, as amended, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 i , Vanderbilt University does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of their race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, military service, or genetic information in its administration of educational policies, programs, or activities; admissions policies; scholarship and loan programs; athletic or other University-administered programs; or employment. In addition, the University does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation ii , gender identity iii , or gender expression iv consistent with the University’s nondiscrimination policy.
Direct inquiries or complaints to the:
Opportunity Development Officer
Box 1809 Station B
Nashville, TN 37235
Telephone (615) 322-4705 (V/TDD)
Fax (615) 421-6871
Drug Free Workplace Statement
Vanderbilt University is a drug free workplace and adheres to the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988 and the Drug Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989. Substance abuse (both drug and alcohol abuse) has been proven to be detrimental to an individual's health and may jeopardize safety in the work place. Therefore, the unauthorized use or possession of alcohol, controlled substances or the use or possession of illegal drugs is prohibited on Vanderbilt premises or during Vanderbilt sponsored activities.1 In addition, this policy prohibits the unlawful manufacture, dispensing or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by staff on University premises, while conducting University business off the premises, or as part of any University sponsored activities, including any activity with a federal grant.