Widener University Delaware Law School

Widener University Delaware Law School
4601 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
Phone: 302.477.2703 | Fax: 302.477.2224
Email: delawarelaw@widener.edu | Website: delawarelaw.widener.edu

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

Nondiscrimination Policy

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

Nondiscrimination Policy

Does your law school provide gender-neutral restrooms?

No

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

OUTLaw is a currently active student organization for LGBTQ students and allies.

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

John G. Culhane
Professor
Phone: 302.477.2107
Email: jgculhane@widener.edu

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

Eric M. Kniskern
Director of Recruitment and Diversity Enrollment Initiatives
Phone: 302.477.2439
Email: emkniskern@widener.edu

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?

The university offers the ability for domestic partners of faculty and staff to obtain health care insurance through the university’s health care carriers.

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

The university offers the ability for domestic partners of faculty and staff to obtain health care insurance through the university’s health care carriers.

Additional Information

Widener University Delaware Law School seeks to enroll a diverse student body and appreciates each student’s individuality. At Delaware Law, we embrace the nationally celebrated “Delaware Way,” an approach to legal, civic, and corporate professionalism that emphasizes civility, mutual respect, bipartisan negotiation, and a reasoned approach to shared governance. Embracing this set of values positions our students for greater leadership roles and creates a campus climate that supports each student’s unique path to be their best. At Delaware Law students are immersed in a learning environment that has as a strength the welcoming of diversity and the consideration of a wide range of perspectives. Students learn from a diverse faculty and from one another in a community that appreciates intellectual curiosity and respects differing points of views and life experiences.