Genetic Information

Genetic information includes information about an individual's, as well as family member's, genetic tests and the manifestation of a disease or disorder based on family medical history.

Please be aware of the following resources that provide important information regarding your rights, including federal and state laws, definitions, and campus resources to assist students, staff, and faculty.

Federal & State Laws, Definitions & Resources

Faculty & Staff*

Please note, The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) is committed to creating and maintaining an educational, working, and living environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class.

*Source: UMD Office of Civil Rights & Sexual Misconduct