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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Revised Trans policy & guidance

The review took place in the light of social change, our experiences of supporting students and staff who were transitioning, and the issue of new guidance from national bodies. Thank you to everyone who took part in the consultation, and contributed to its development.

That Way Lies Madness: Poets, Power, Health.

Gwyneth Lewis will give the 2018 Disability Lecture on 17 May. Gwyneth was the Welsh National Poet, 2005-6. She is also a librettist, a dramatist and a writer, her first non-fiction book 'Sunbathing in the Rain: A Cheerful Book about Depression', was shortlisted for the Mind Book of the Year.