Title IX Training

 

Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a Federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the bases of sex in educational programs and activities that receive Federal funds. 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.”  Under Title IX, discrimination on the basis of sex can include sexual harassment or sexual violence, such as rape, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion.

 

 

Introduction to Title IX for Faculty and Staff