Statement on Supplier Diversity

The University of San Diego is committed to the goal of enhancing economic opportunities for minority-owned, woman owned, disadvantaged and local small businesses and is committed to enhance economic opportunities and participation by small minority and local businesses (M/W/D/LBE).

It is the policy of the University of San Diego not to discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or veteran status and to take action to ensure that those seeking to do business with the University are treated fairly. The University will comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, orders and rulings governing equal opportunities.

The University seeks to enhance supplier diversity with respect to all procurement services and makes every effort possible to confirm that all of its contractors, subcontractors, and vendors abide by the spirit and intent of this policy statement. The University is committed to a comprehensive program of M/W/D/LBE business development and works to ensure that maximum opportunities exist for such firms.