Office of Institutional Equity (OIE)

The Office of Institutional Equity at Purdue North Central supports the University’s commitment to promote and nurture diversity by providing equal access and opportunity through fostering an inclusive environment for all members of the campus community. The office is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the affirmative action program for Purdue North Central.

The Office of Institutional Equity works with the campus community in implementing and upholding policies and practices that are consistent with federal and state mandates as well as existing University policies regarding equal access, equal opportunity for all persons, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

People who have questions or concerns regarding the University policies pertaining to equal access and opportunity are invited to contact the Office of Institutional Equity at (219) 785-5545.

For more information, please contact:
Laura Odom
Assistant Director of OIE & Training (Title IX Coordinator)
Office: Schwarz Hall, Room 25 C
Phone: (219) 785-5545
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m. (Central Standard Time)