University of Detroit Mercy School of Law

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
651 E Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA
Phone: 313.596.0264
Email: udmlawao@udmercy.edu | Website: www.law.udmercy.edu

 

Does your law school have a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation?

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender including gender identity and gender expression, height, weight, marital status, familial status, disability, religion, creed, military service or veteran status, or political belief.

Does your law school have a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity?

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law is committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender including gender identity and gender expression, height, weight, marital status, familial status, disability, religion, creed, military service or veteran status, or political belief.

Does your law school provide gender-neutral restrooms?

Yes

Does your law school have a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender student organization?

For information about OUTlaw, contact:

Catherine Archibald
Professor
Phone: 313.596.0249
Email: archibcj@udmercy.edu

Does your school have any openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender faculty members?

Catherine Archibald
Phone: 313.596.0249
Email: archibcj@udmercy.edu

Julia Belian
Phone: 313.596.0225
Email: belianju@udmercy.edu

Patrick Meyer
Phone: 313.596.0240
Email: meyerpj@udmercy.edu

Does your school have any openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender administrators?

Patrick Meyer
Phone: 313.596.0240
Email: meyerpj@udmercy.edu

Does your law school offer any academic courses primarily focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender legal issues?

  • Gender and the Law

Does your law school offer the same benefits to faculty, staff, or student same-sex spouses as they do opposite-sex spouses?

Yes

Does your law school offer any form of domestic-partner benefits to faculty, staff, or students?

No

Additional Information

Detroit Mercy Law welcomes and values LGBTQ students, and considers sexual orientation and gender expression and identity to be key components of diversity. We encourage applicants to present their full selves in the application process, and welcome applicants to reach out to faculty and staff to learn more about the Detroit Mercy Law Community. Detroit is a major city with an active LGBTQ population. At school, we have an active OutLaws student organization, and we look for opportunities to bring in vibrant speakers and presenters. The Detroit Mercy Law campus has several all gender restrooms.