Equity and Human Rights

Diversity & Inclusion

People on UC hill

Western is a community that respects, accepts, nurtures and celebrates the diversity of its members. We are committed to welcoming the world to Western and will ensure that our enrollment, employment and advancement processes are open, unhindered and free from barriers. Our community is one where all members feel valued, respected and included. We strive to ensure our workplace is fully accessible and respectful for people’s different needs and abilities. Western supports a healthy work-life balance and commits to the right of every member of the Western community to study, work and conduct his or her activities in an environment free of harassment and discrimination. Each member of our community is accountable for ensuring and supporting positive diversity practices.