Temple University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all, in every aspect of its operations. The university has pledged not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status. Our policies on the prevention of, and how we address, discrimination and harassment are fully defined and listed for all to understand. These policies extend to all educational, service and employment programs of the university. Our environment is open to all and caters to everyone with a desire to obtain higher education and knowledge.