Inclusion Policy

Rec Sports is an inclusive place.

In keeping with the University's policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of gender identity and gender expression, the UC Berkeley Department of Recreational Sports supports and values an individual's right to access facilities, restrooms, locker rooms, programs, and services in accordance with an individual's gender identity and gender expression. – Cal Rec Sports Inclusion Policy



Why was this policy created?

The Department of Recreational Sports values diversity and seeks to create a safe and fun environment that is accessible to all members of the Cal Community. The Inclusion policy supports the University’s policy of nondiscrimination. The policy states:

The University of California, in accordance with applicable Federal and State Law, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including sexual harassment), gender identity, pregnancy/childbirth and medical conditions related thereto, disability, age, medical condition (cancer-related), ancestry, marital status, citizenship, sexual orientation, or status as a Vietnam-era veteran or special disabled veteran. – University of California Policy of Nondiscrimination


Want more information?

UC Berkeley Gender Equity Resource Center
202 Cesar Chavez Student Center | 510.642.4786

UC Berkeley Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Office of the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination (OPHD)

Cal Rec Sports