Reed College Catalog


Reed College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and the American Chemical Society, and is a member of the Association of Liberal Studies Programs.

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

It has been the historic practice at Reed College not to discriminate and Reed admits students of any race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin, age, gender identity, genetic history, and without regard to disabilities, service in uniformed service, or any other unlawful basis, nor political beliefs, to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to the students at the school. Reed does not consider any of the above attributes in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan program, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Pursuant to Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendment, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), equal opportunity is national policy. Inquiries on the application of Title VI, Title IX, the ADA, and Section 504, may be made to Edwin O. McFarlane, Vice President/Treasurer, Reed College, or to the Office for Civil Rights.


The courses, faculty, programs, and policies described in this catalog issue are published as fully accurate to the best of the college's knowledge, but are subject to change without notice.