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    All-Gender Accessible Restroom Policy and Procedures for All Adelphi University Buildings

    Policy Statement                                                                      

    This Policy establishes guidelines and procedures related to the creation, adaptation, and implementation of inclusive facilities in existing and newly constructed buildings for the health and safety of all students, faculty, staff, administrators, and visitors of Adelphi University.

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    Refer to gender-neutral restrooms map of the Garden City Campus

    Reason for Policy                                                                    

    The provision of single-stall, all-gender restrooms is intended to provide safe alternatives to multi-stall, gender-specific restrooms, which can be problematic and unsafe for students, faculty, staff, administrators, and visitors who may be harassed or discriminated against based on their perceived or actual gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, ability status or other identity, as well as other factors that make the use of a private, gender-inclusive facility preferable for certain individuals.

    Individuals who may be supported and protected by this include, but are not limited to, those accompanied by young children; those who identify as transgender, gender non-conforming, or who are variant in their gender expression; those who do not wish to be identified by any sex or gender identity; those who may be uncomfortable using a multi-stall gender-specific restroom; those who have physical disabilities; and those who use wheelchairs or other assistive devices.

    Who Is Governed by this Policy                                         

    Faculty, Staff, and Students


    Adam H. Visconti

    Robert J. Shipley 

    Perry E. Greene 

    Document History                                                      

    • Last Reviewed Date: September 25, 2017
    • Last Revised Date: June 14, 2017
    • Policy Origination Date: June 14, 2017

    Who Approved This Policy                                                  

    Executive Leadership Committee:

    Christine Riordan, President

    Sam Grogg, Interim Provost and Executive Vice President

    Tim Burton, Senior Vice President and Treasurer

    Perry Greene, Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion

    Esther Goodcuff, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs

    Kristen Capezza, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

    Joanna Templeton, Associate Vice President for Brand Strategy and University Communications

    Ann Louden, Special Assistant to the President

    Maggie Yoon Grafer, Chief of Staff

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