Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education. It states:
“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 education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”
(Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R., Part 106)
Are you a student, faculty or staff member who believes you have been a victim of sexual misconduct? Sexual misconduct includes but is not limited to: sexual harassment, sex discrimination, sexual assault or intimidation. Whether or not you reported the incident to the college, we’d like your opinion on how we can improve the effectiveness of our campus policies and procedures that address sexual misconduct. Please share your suggestions and/or feedback by contacting Dr. Virginia B. Levine, Title IX Coordinator, 753-2201, in the President’s Office, 408 Miller Building, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or TitleIX@cortland.edu.