University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

Last Updated June 6, 2024
1201 McMath Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72202-5142, United States

Policies and Practices that Impact the Student Experience 

Nondiscrimination Policy

This school has a nondiscrimination policy that covers:

  • Employment
  • Admissions 

The school’s nondiscrimination policy addresses discrimination on the basis of:

  • Sexual Orientation 
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Expression

Name in Use (a.k.a. Chosen Name)

Name in use can be used. Students can indicate name in use:

  • Upon request

Name in use appears: 

  • Upon request on school-generated name tag/materials at school events (e.g., new student orientation)
  • Upon request on school-generated materials for on-campus interviews
  • Upon request on student diplomas

Pronouns and Honorifics

Faculty, administration, and staff are:

  • Allowed to include pronouns in email signatures

Students can indicate pronouns:

  • During new student orientation

Students can indicate:

  • Non-gendered honorifics
  • Honorifics upon request

Resources and Opportunities 

  • LGBTQ+ student organization(s)  
  • Funds for LGBTQ+ student organization(s)                  
  • Emergency funds that LGBTQ+ students can request if they are in crisis
  • Funds for students to attend the Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair

Classroom Experience

  • Offers at least one course that focuses primarily on LGBTQ+ issues


  • School has a diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) faculty committee


This law school provides: 

  • All-gender-inclusive single-occupancy restroom(s)
  • Gender-designated multi-stall restroom(s) that students can use based on the gender with which they self-identify

All-gender-inclusive restrooms:

  • Located in main law school building
  • All are ADA accessible 

Local Community

  • LGBTQ+ specific events    
  • Pride events  
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ owned businesses          
  • Readily identifiable LGBTQ+ friendly businesses (e.g., pride flag sticker)     

Navigating University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

Questions about financial aid

Office of Admissions
Andrew Whall

Questions about LGBTQ+ resources available on and/or off campus

Office of Admissions
Andrew Whall

Questions about usage of chosen name, pronouns, or honorifics

Office of Student Affairs
Rejena Grotjohn

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ student organization(s)

Office of Student Affairs
Rebecca Nugent

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ alumni

Alumni & Development Office
Noah Henkell

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