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University of Cincinnati

Undergraduate School

Mailing Address
2600 Clifton Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221
Phone
(513) 556-6000
Email address
admissions@uc.edu
School Information
"The University of Cincinnati offers students a balance of educational excellence and real-world experience. UC is a public research university with an enrollment of more than 46,000 students and has been named "Among the top tier of the Best National Universities," according to U.S. News & World Report. Today, more than 300,000 living alumni count themselves as Bearcats - united not just by their loyalty to our nationally known sports teams, but by their common love of the place, the people and the ideas that make up the University of Cincinnati." The university enrolls over 46,700 students, has a 16:1 student-teacher ratio, and has over 400 degree programs. (Source: https://www.uc.edu/about.html)
General Information
The University of Cincinnati has not implemented a university-wide change to its disciplinary measures. However, the university is initiating an investigation into a faculty member who used supposedly offensive language. No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below:

Actions Taken

Disciplinary Measures
  • University is investigating a faculty member for using the term "Chinese virus" in an email to a student.
Resources
  • The Information Technology Complete launched a research guide to anti-racism in the IT profession.
Symbolic Actions
  • The University of Cincinnati Foundation released an Antiracism statement which read in part as follows, "We affirm explicitly, and in solidarity, our identity as an anti-racist organization. Our anti-racist commitment will be reflected in the UC Foundation’s culture through our policies, programs and practices as we continue to educate ourselves about racism and its impact."
  • Counseling and Psychological Services has offially announced its "Commitment to Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism."
  • University Counseling and Psychological Services offers a variety of official "Racial Trauma Resources" from the American Psychology Association.
Last updated July 26th, 2022
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