Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination Statement
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) seeks to foster an inclusive educational
and work environment for all faculty, staff, applicants for employment, and students.
PCOM prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, sex, color, gender, gender
identity and expression, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, sexual orientation,
religion, creed, disability, genetic information, marital status or any other legally
protected class status in all its programs, activities, and employment practices.
PCOM subscribes to the principles and adheres to the requirements of state and federal
law pertaining to civil rights and equal opportunity, in accordance with the requirements
of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education
Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; the
Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, and the Americans with Disabilities Act
of 1990, as amended.
Questions regarding this policy should be directed to the Equity and Title IX Coordinator (Rowland Hall Suite 144, Philadelphia, PA 19131, 215-871-6528), who is the designated coordinator of PCOM's non-discrimination program. Inquiries
may be directed to: Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education,
Washington, D.C. 20202. For more information, please visit the Office of Civil Rights.