Discrimination is Against the Law - Human Resources at Ohio State

Discrimination is Against the Law

The Ohio State University complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. The Ohio State University does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

The Ohio State University:

  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as qualified sign language interpreters and written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as qualified interpreters and information written in other languages

If you need these services, contact Terra Metzger.

If you believe that The Ohio State University has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with:

Terra Metzger, Affirmative Action and EEO Coordinator
1590 N. High St., Suite 300
Columbus, OH 43201-2190
Phone: 614-688-2234
Fax: 614-292-6199
Email: Metzger.259@osu.edu

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, Terra Metzger is available to help you.  You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HMI Building
Washington, D.C. 20201
1-800-868-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD)

Complaint forms are available at hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.


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