Nondiscrimination Policy 411.01

Johnson County Community College
Series: 400 Personnel
Section: Employee Conduct and Performance

Johnson County Community College is a place where freedom of expression and civility are encouraged. In valuing diversity, the college recognizes the individual differences based on unique ethnic, cultural, gender and political backgrounds, and the differences represented by staff in age, education and physical ability. In a diverse environment, it becomes the responsibility of each employee to respect these individual differences and to refrain from imposing personal viewpoints on other staff or students.

All personnel policies of the Johnson County Community College shall be applied without regard to a person's race, color, age, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, genetic information or other factors which cannot be lawfully considered, to the extent specified by applicable federal and state laws.

Johnson County Community College does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, genetic information or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered in its programs and activities as required by all applicable laws and regulations. Inquiries concerning the college's compliance with its non-discrimination policies may be referred to the Dean of Student Services and Success or Executive Director of Human Resources, Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210, 913-469-8500; or to Office for Civil Rights, One Petticoat Lane, 1010 Walnut Street, Suite 452, Kansas City, MO 64114, 816-268-0404.

Date of Adoption:
Revised: 03/02/2000, 04/10/2006, 11/17/2011