HIV/AIDS Policy

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) & Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

It is the policy of UNO to maintain an environment free from discriminatory practices, harassment and retaliation.  It is a violation of UNO policy to discriminate against an applicant or student on the basis of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) diagnosis or status with regards to admissions, enrollment, housing, or access to any University facilities, programs and organizations.

Discrimination on the basis of HIV(AIDS) diagnosis or status will not be tolerated.  An Individual who believes that he or she has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of their HIV(AIDS) diagnosis or status may file a complaint with the Office of Student Affairs.

Information, testing, and community referrals may be obtained in Student Health Services (504-280-6387).  Additional academic support for students diagnosed with HIV or AIDS may be obtained through the Office of Disability Services (504-280-6222). 

Student Health Services website
Office of Disability Services website

(Revised April 2012)