Policies & Regulations ~ Nondiscrimination Policy

Race, Color, and National Origin

The California State University complies with the requirements of Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as well as other applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination. No person shall, on the basis of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination in any program of the California State University.


The California State University does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. Sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and various state laws prohibit such discrimination. Margaret Keith, Student Disability Resources Coordinator, has been designated to coordinate the efforts of CSUMB to comply with all relevant disability laws. Inquiries concerning compliance may be addressed to her at:

Student Disability Resources

The California State University does not discriminate on the basis of sex or gender in the educational programs or activities it conducts. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and certain other federal and state laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities operated by CSUMB. Such programs and activities include admission of students and employment. Inquiries concerning the application of these laws to programs and activities of CSUMB may be referred to:

University Human Resources
Regional Director of the Office of Civil Rights, Region IX
  • 50 United Nations Plaza, Room 239
    San Francisco, CA 94102

The California State University is committed to providing equal opportunities to male and female CSU students in all campus programs, including intercollegiate athletics.

Sexual Orientation

By CSU Board of Trustees policy, the California State University does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation.


Note: Adopted at the California State University system level and mandated for inclusion in all CSU campus catalogs , gray-colored text applies to  all 23 campuses in the system. Black text pertains uniquely to CSUMB.