Title IX | Sexual Violence

Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment

  • Yes means yes: Consent is verbal!
  • Yes means yes: Consent is enthusiastic!
  • Yes means yes: Consent is freely given!
  • Yes means yes: Consent is explicit!
  • Yes means yes: Consent is sober!

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits sex discrimination in federally funded education programs and activities.

The law 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 Coordinators:

Rachel Lutner, J.D.
Director, Office for Institutional Equity

216-687-2223, AC 236
r.lutner@csuohio.edu  

For after hours urgent matters: 937-756-1944 (call or text)

LaJuan N. Flores, M.Ed., SPHR

Associate Director, Office for Institutional Equity

216-687-2223, AC 236
l.n.flores52@csuohio.edu

For after hours urgent matters: 216-369-9445 (call or text)

https://www.csuohio.edu/institutional-equity/institutional-equity or email OIE@csuohio.edu
 

Cleveland State University is committed to providing an environment free from discrimination on the basis of sex. Resources are available for students and employees to address concerns pertaining to sex discrimination, including sexual misconduct.

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is the division of the federal government charged with enforcing compliance with Title IX.  Information regarding OCR can be found at www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html