Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education:

“No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”
(20 U.S.C. 1681 & 34 C.F.R. Part 106)

The following behaviors/actions may fall under Title IX if the discrimination is based on sex/gender:

Inquiries about this policy may be made internally to:

Lori Makin-Byrd
Title IX Coordinator, Director of Sexual Violence Prevention and Response
Babcock Hall 115

Inquiries may be made externally to:

Ohio Civil Rights Commission 
161 S. High St., #205
Akron, OH 44308
Phone: 330-643-3100

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
U.S. Department of Education 
400 Maryland Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20202-1100
Customer Service Hotline: 800-421-3481
Fax: 202-453-6012
TDD#: 877-521-2172