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."
Cleveland State University's Title IX Coordinator is:
Yulanda McCarty-Harris, J.D.
Director, Office for Instituional Equity
Deputy Title IX Coordinators:
Mariah Butler Vogelgesang
Associate Director, Office for Institutional Equity
Senior Womens' Administrator, Athletics Department
JH 164 or PE 339
216-687-4870 or 216-687-4756
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