University of Oregon School of Law

Last Updated June 17, 2022
Office of Admissions, 1221 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-1221, United States

Policies and Practices that Impact the Student Experience

Nondiscrimination Policy

This school has a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Expression

Chosen Name

Chosen name can be used. Chosen name appears:

  • Automatically on orientation name tag/materials
  • Automatically on faculty class rosters
  • Automatically on transcript
  • Automatically on diploma


  • Faculty and staff are encouraged but not required to include in email signatures
  • Students can indicate on law school application
  • Students can indicate on name tags during orientation
  • Students can indicate on class rosters


Students are eligible for general diversity and inclusion financial aid based on:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity

Students are eligible for specific financial aid for students based on their:

  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity

Resources and Opportunities

  • LGBTQ+ student organization(s)
  • Funds for LGBTQ+ student organization(s)                 
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) student committee that includes LGBTQ+ representation
  • Career counseling specifically for LGBTQ+ students  
  • Peer mentoring specifically for LGBTQ+ students                 
  • Emergency funds that LGBTQ+ students can request if they are in crisis     
  • Funds for students to attend the Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair
  • Funds for students to participate in the Williams Institute Annual Moot Court


  • School has a diversity, equity, and inclusion faculty committee


This law school provides all-gender-inclusive restroom(s) and all-gender-inclusive single-occupancy restroom(s), which include the following features:

  • In main law school building
  • In the law library
  • 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 Oregon School of Law

Questions about financial aid

Office of Admissions


Financial Aid & Scholarships
Contact Us | Financial Aid & Scholarships

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

Office of Admissions


Jennifer Heusel, Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Leadership

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Education and Support Services

Questions about usage of chosen name or pronouns

Office of Admissions


Using Pronouns | Division of Student Life

Name, Gender Marker, and Document Changes at the UO | Dean of Students

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ student organization(s)

Office of Admissions


Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ alumni

Office of Admissions


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