The University of Iowa

Opportunity to Self-identify as a Person with a Disability or as a Veteran

The University of Iowa reaches out to, hires, and provides equal opportunity to qualified people with disabilities and veterans. We invite you to help us measure how we are doing and meet our federal reporting requirements by updating your personnel records to indicate whether you have or have ever had a disability or whether you are a veteran of the U.S. military.

Submission of this information is voluntary, and refusal to provide it will not subject you to any adverse treatment. The information will be kept confidential and may be used in accordance with federal laws, executive orders, and regulations, including those which require the information to be summarized and reported to the federal government for civil rights enforcement purposes. When reported, data will not identify any specific individual.

To view and/or update your demographic information, login to Employee Self Service ( using your HawkID and password. Go to My Self Service. Under Personal Information, select Demographics. Click the button at the bottom of the page to change your information, following the instructions provided on the screen.

Thank you very much for your assistance. Questions and comments may be directed to the director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, by email (, campus mail (EOD, 202 JH), or phone (319-335-0705).

Montserrat Fuentes, PhD
Executive Vice President and Provost