The Catholic University of America

Summary of Federal Laws


Non-Discrimination with Respect to Students

Compliance Partners

Dean of Admissions
Director of Institutional R & A
Director of Publications
Law School Dean of Admissions
Director of Annual Giving

Related Policies

Equal Opportunity
Admissions Undergraduate
Admissions Graduate

Federal Tax Law

26 C.F.R. § 1.501(c)(3)(1)

A university that discriminates on the basis of race is in danger of losing its tax exempt status. Schools are required to publicize their non-discrimination policy, certify annually, and keep records to show compliance. See Rev. Rul. 71-447, 1971-2 C.B. 230, Rev. Proc. 75-50, 1975 -2 C.B. 587, and Rev. Rul. 75-231, 1975-1 C.B.158.

Table of Recordkeeping Requirements under Revenue Procedure 75-50





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