Pursuant to 1997 Wisconsin Act 237, Wis. Stats. § 36.12, “No student may be denied admission to, participation in or the benefits of, or be discriminated against in any service, program, course, or facility of the system or its institutions because of the student’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status or parental status.”

In accord with stated statutory requirements, the Board directs each institution of the University of Wisconsin System to establish policies and procedures to protect students from discrimination in violation of the statute.


History: Res. 5748 adopted 4/11/91.