title ix

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) prohibits sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity) discrimination in any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.

The US Department of Education Office of Civil Rights has mandated new Title IX regulations with an effective date of August 14, 2020.

The Institute is committed to promoting gender equity, preventing hostile environments based on sex, prohibiting sexual harassment/violence, ensuring protection from retaliation, and to remedying other gender-based forms of discrimination in academic settings per the regulations.

Title IX Coordinator

Dr. Bill Roach, Chief of Special Programs