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Title IX Information and Resources

UW–Oshkosh prohibits discrimination in employment and in all University programs and activities on a wide variety of bases, including prohibitions against sex discrimination and sexual harassment. These prohibitions are included in University policies and procedures, s. 36.12, Wisconsin Statutes, Titles VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended.

Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Title IX requirements cover sex discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual misconduct and sexual violence. In accordance with these requirements, UW- Oshkosh is responsible for taking immediate and effective steps to respond to sexual misconduct and violence. Sexual violence may include physical sexual acts performed against a person’s will or where a person is incapable of giving consent. A number of acts fall into the category of sexual violence, including rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion.

Individuals with questions or concerns about sex discrimination including sexual harassment may contact the University’s Title IX Coordinator:

Director of Equity & Affirmative Action
Office of Equity & Affirmative Action
Dempsey Hall 211
800 Algoma Blvd
Oshkosh, WI 54901
(920) 424-0330
(920) 424-2296

FAX: (920) 424-0448

Office Hours: 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Title IX Committee Membership

 

A complaint procedure for individuals who believe that they have been discriminated against on the bases covered by the University, including sex discrimination and sexual harassment is available.

If you wish to file a complaint or have any questions about the complaint procedures please contact the Director of Equity & Affirmative Action.

 

Allegations of discrimination made by students against other students, including sex discrimination and sexual harassment, should be directed to the Dean of Students, who at their discretion may refer the matter to E&AA or handle it within the student judicial process. The Dean of Students can be contacted at:

Dean of Students Office

Dempsey Hall 125
800 Algoma Blvd.
Phone: (920) 424-3100
Fax: (920) 424-2405
Office Hours: 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

by Schrader, Patricia A last modified Mar 21, 2014 02:28 PM