Title IX | Sexual Misconduct

Title IX | Sexual Misconduct

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 Coordinator:

Mariah Butler Vogelgesang
Interim Director, Office for Institutional Equity
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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