Washington and Lee University School of Law

Washington and Lee University School of Law
Office of Admissions, Sydney Lewis Hall, Lexington, VA 24450, USA
Phone: 540.458.8503
Email: lawadm@wlu.edu | Website: law.wlu.edu

 

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

Students, faculty, and staff at Washington and Lee University have the right to be free from prohibited discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, and retaliation within the university community. Specifically, the university prohibits discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran's status, and genetic information in its educational programs and activities and with regard to employment. The university also prohibits sexual misconduct offenses described in this policy. Finally, the university prohibits retaliation against any individual who brings a good-faith complaint under this policy or is involved in the complaint process. Such conduct violates not only university policy and expectations of personal integrity and respect for others, but may also violate state and federal law. Students, faculty, and staff found to have violated this policy will be disciplined appropriately, up to and including termination from employment or dismissal from the university.

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

Students, faculty, and staff at Washington and Lee University have the right to be free from prohibited discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, and retaliation within the university community. Specifically, the university prohibits discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran's status, and genetic information in its educational programs and activities and with regard to employment. The university also prohibits sexual misconduct offenses described in this policy. Finally, the university prohibits retaliation against any individual who brings a good-faith complaint under this policy or is involved in the complaint process. Such conduct violates not only university policy and expectations of personal integrity and respect for others, but may also violate state and federal law. Students, faculty, and staff found to have violated this policy will be disciplined appropriately, up to and including termination from employment or dismissal from the university.

Does your law school provide gender-neutral restrooms?

Yes

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

Yes

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

Yes

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

No

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

No

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?

Yes