Protected characteristics

The University of Hertfordshire is a diverse community – perhaps more diverse than you would expect and far more diverse than Hertfordshire itself. We attract students and staff from across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world. We see social diversity as a strength that helps prepare students to be successful in a global economy.

The Equality Act 2010 provides legal protection from prohibited conduct that relates to the following 'protected characteristics':

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Studying at the University: learn about student support at the University.

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Get in touch with the Equality Office for further information about diversity at the University of Hertfordshire.