The Equality & Diversity Unit

The University of Oxford is committed to fostering an inclusive culture which promotes equality, values diversity and maintains a working, learning and social environment in which the rights and dignity of all its staff and students are respected.

Policy and law

Information on the University's Equality Policy, Objectives and Data. Equality and Diversity Governance and the legislative framework.

E&D in practice

Find details of over-arching initiatives to take forward equality and diversity, including how you can make a difference.

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University Advocate for Equality and Diversity

Meet the University Advocate for Equality and Diversity, Dr Rebecca Surender.

Top 100 Employer

Oxford University has been named as one of the UK’s most inclusive employers for lesbian, bi-sexual, gay and transgender staff (LGBT) by the charity Stonewall, in its Workplace Equality Index 2019.

Lesbian gay bisexual trans staff network banner at Oxford Pride 2013