Equality and Nondiscrimination

Opportunities Available to All

Opportunities in career related learning experiences are available to all students regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability.

Assurance of Employer Nondiscrimination

Central New Mexico Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or disability in recruitment, hiring, placement, assignment of work tasks, hours of employment, levels of responsibility and pay.

Equal Opportunity

It is the policy of the Governing Board of Central New Mexico Community College (the "College") to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to age, ancestry, color, mental or physical disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, serious medical condition, sex, sexual orientation, spousal affiliation, veteran status, or any other protected class in any of its policies, practices, or procedures in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws, nor will it condone any act of illegal discrimination or harassment on the part of its employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment and prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on an employee's protected class.

The Board confirms that this provision of the handbook by its reference to applicable federal, state, and local laws prohibits and condemns any retaliation or interference of any kind against any employee engaging in the exercise of free speech or in activities protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Upon request, the College will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities with regard to conditions of employment as provided by applicable federal, state, and local laws.