The Department of Music of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive community within its faculty, students, and staff; its classes, studios, and ensembles; and all its ancillary activities. We recognize, welcome, and embrace all people regardless of color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Our commitment to fostering an inclusive, diverse, and safe department is consistent with upholding and embracing the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s policy statement of non-discrimination. Moreover, our life’s work in music, the arts, and the study of the human experience in music compels us to reject the spirit and logic behind any form of discrimination.