Sierra States University does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, nationality, ethnic origin, socioeconomic class, gender, and/or physical and mental disabilities in the administration of its policies in education, admission, and hiring. Sierra States University is committed to practicing the principles of equal opportunity and diversity. The university strives to achieve and maintain a diverse community of students. Sierra States University will continue to monitor the level of diversity. By encouraging community engagement in outreach, development and planning processes, Sierra States University will undertake a strategic and systematic approach to involve individuals from diverse racial/ ethnic groups, ages, genders, abilities, socioeconomic classes, and interests.