Equity Policies & Reports

Equity-Related Statements from Governing Council

Statement Concerning Changes of Student Personal Information in Official Academic Records

Statement of Commitment Regarding Persons with Disabilities

Statement of Institutional Purpose

Statement on Equity, Diversity and Excellence

Statement on Freedom of Speech

  • In addition, The University has established a website, www.freespeech.utoronto.ca, to serve as a resource regarding the University of Toronto’s longstanding commitment to free expression.

Statement on Human Rights

Statement on Prohibited Grounds of Discrimination and Discriminatory Harassment


Equity-Related U of T Policies

Accommodation for Employees with Disabilities: U of T Guidelines

Employment Equity Policy

Policy on Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment


Annual Reports

HR & Equity Annual Reports & Publications


Recent Speeches & Statements

President Meric Gertler, “President’s Statement on Acts of Violence and Hate In Charlottesville, Virginia,” August 16, 2017

President Meric Gertler, “President’s Statement on Events in Quebec City,” January 30, 2017

President Meric Gertler, “Statement on Recent Acts of Anti-Semitism,” October 20, 2016

President Meric Gertler, “Statement on Free Expression,” October 19, 2016

President Meric Gertler, “Statement on the events in Orlando,” June 13, 2016


Other Relevant Policies and Documents

Code of Student Conduct

Guidelines for Employees on Concerns and Complaints Regarding Prohibited Discrimination and Discriminatory Harassment

Human Resources Guideline on Civil Conduct

Policy on Scheduling of Classes and Examinations and Other Accommodations for Religious Observances

Policy with Respect to Workplace Harassment

Policy with Respect to Workplace Violence