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Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity

AA/EEO Policies

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The University of Southern Mississippi does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, gender identity, genetic information, religion, race, color, national origin, veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local law, in its admission, treatment, or access to its educational programs and activities or in its employment practices.  The University of Southern Mississippi prohibits sexual and gender-based harassment, including sexual assault and misconduct, and other forms of interpersonal violence.

If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact:

The Office of Affirmative Action & Equal Employment Opportunity
EEO Coordinator - Christian Cameron
McLemore Hall (MCL) 310 | 118 College Drive #5111 | Hattiesburg, MS 39406
Phone: 601.266.6618 | Fax: 601.266.4541 | TTY/TDD: 1.800.582.2233

This policy assists the University in complying with federal and state legal mandates and University policies in relation to discrimination and applies to all members of the University community. The full Notice of Non-Discrimination policy (Policy No. PRES-AA-005), as well as the Procedure for the Resolution of Discrimination Complaints (Policy No. PRES-AA-004), can be accessed on the University’s Institutional policies webpage at www.usm.edu/institutional-policies.

Nondiscrimination

The University of Southern Mississippi offers to all persons equal access to educational, programmatic and employment opportunities without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, gender identity, genetic information, religion, race, color, national origin, and/or veteran status pursuant to applicable state and federal law. 

Additional Policies

From Employee Handbook

Contact Us

Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity

310 McLemore Hall (MCL)
118 College Dr. #5111
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Hattiesburg

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Email
affirmativeactionFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.6618