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LGBT Survey Results: University of Missouri—Kansas City School  of Law

Nondiscrimination Policy

Students, staff, faculty, visitors, applicants for admission and employment, and all unions or professional agreements holding collective bargaining or professional agreements with the University of Missouri—Kansas City are hereby notified that this institution does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation in compliance with Title VI; Title IX; Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; and Sections 501, 503, 504, and 505 of the Rehabilitation Acts of 1973, as amended.

Any person who feels he or she has been discriminated against or who has inquiries regarding this institution’s compliance with the foregoing regulations may contact UMKC’s affirmative action director:

Mikah Thompson
University of Missouri—Kansas City
Division of Diversity and Inclusion
5115 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

Office: Administrative Center, Room 212
Phone: 816.235.6910
Email: umkcaffirmativeaction@umkc.edu or thompsonmikah@umkc.edu
Website: www.umkc.edu/diversity

LGBT Student Organization(s)

Outlaws was formed to provide support for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender students and their supporters. It is designed to provide an outlet for social interaction and recreation for LGBT people and their friends, supporters, and associates. Outlaws will also advocate for the education of the UMKC students, faculty, and staff regarding LGBT issues.

For more information, contact:

Barbara Wilson
Faculty Advisor
Email: wilsonbarbara@umkc.edu

LGBT Faculty

Mary Kay O’Malley
Clinical Professor of Law
Phone: 816.235.6298
Email: omalleymk@umkc.edu

Norm Plate
Associate Clinical Professor of Law
Phone: 816.235.1005
Email: platen@umkc.edu

Barbara Wilson
Clinical Professor of Law
Phone: 816.235.5374
Email: wilsonbarbara@umkc.edu

LGBT Administrator(s)

Provost’s Office

LGBT Course(s)

Gender and Justice is offered each year, as is Employment Discrimination. In addition, mini-term courses, such as Law and Sexual Orientation, and Identity and Film, address LGBT issues and are offered from time to time.

Domestic-Partner or Same-Sex Marriage Benefits

No details provided.

Additional Information

Our students, faculty, and staff are in an environment that is both warm and welcoming. We are indeed a community of learners for everyone!

The campus also has a very active LGBTQIA office that provides programming throughout the year.

UMKC has recently been recognized as one of the top gay-friendly schools in the country.

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May 21, 2014, 13:28 PM

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