Stetson University College of Law

Last Updated June 9, 2022
1401 61st Street South, Gulfport, FL 33707, 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 on a case-by-case basis.


  • Faculty and staff are allowed to include in email signatures
  • Students can indicate on law school application


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                 
  • LGBTQ+ legal clinic
  • LGBTQ+ focused project or pro bono group
  • Funds for students to attend the Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair

Classroom Experience

  • Offers courses that focus exclusively on LGBTQ+
  • Offers courses that include but do not focus exclusively on LGBTQ+


  • School has a diversity, equity, and inclusion faculty committee
  • School has faculty member(s) who conduct research primarily focused on LGBTQ+ topics


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 Stetson University College of Law

Questions about financial aid

Office of Admissions and Student Financial Planning
Heidi Gonzalez

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

Office of Admissions
Darren Kettles

Questions about usage of chosen name or pronouns

Office of Admissions
Darren Kettles

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ student organization(s)

Office of Admissions
Darren Kettles

Questions about connecting with LGBTQ+ alumni

Office of Admissions
Darren Kettles

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