Age refers to people of the same age and people of a particular range of age. The law protects people of all ages. In terms of employment, age is the only protected characteristic that allows an employer to justify direct or indirect discrimination.

St George’s, University of London (SGUL) is committed to enabling all students to fulfil their personal potential. Therefore we aim to provide fair treatment in study, recreation and leisure for students and visitors of all ages. No student will be discriminated against on the basis of age.