Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a Federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs and activities that receive Federal funds. This includes sexual harassment, gender discrimination, and gender inequities. Listed below is the policy that covers sexual harassment/misconduct: University Policy 1.14 Title IX Sexual Harassment. For information on gender discrimination, please visit Equal Opportunity Compliance's Harassment and Discrimination page.
Michigan Technological University does not discriminate in its employment practices or in its educational programs or activities on the basis of sex and gender. Michigan Tech also prohibits retaliation against any person opposing discrimination or participating in any discrimination investigation or complaint process internally or externally. Reports of misconduct, questions regarding Title IX, and concerns about noncompliance should be directed to the Title IX Coordinator. For a complete copy of the policy or more information, please contact the Title IX Coordinator or the Assistant Secretary of Education within the Office of Civil Rights (OCR).