Title IX

Title IX


"No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance."

— Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 to the 1964 Civil Rights Act

 

Title IX Coordinator

Title IX clearly prohibits sexual harassment which includes sexual assault and violence. Individuals with a complaint or a question concerning Title IX may contact Bloomsburg University’s Title IX coordinator:

Robert Wislock, D.Ed.
Deputy to the President
Warren Student Service Center, Room 043
Bloomsburg University
400 E. Second St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-389-4529
rwislock@bloomu.edu

Title IX Deputy Coordinator

Individuals with a complaint or a question concerning Title IX may also contact Bloomsburg University’s Title IX Deputy Coordinator below:

Kate Bauman,
Assistant Director, Office of Social Equity
Waller Administration Building, Room 103
Bloomsburg University
400 E. Second St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-389-4512
kbauman@bloomu.edu

Not Alone was launched in connection with the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault. The site provides information for students, schools, and anyone interested in finding resources on how to respond to and prevent sexual assault on college and university campuses and in our schools. Click explore to find a crisis service, learn more about your rights and how to file a complaint, and view a map of resolved school-level enforcement activities.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination based on gender in educational programs which receive federal financial assistance. Programs and activities which may be included are: academic programs, admissions, athletics, employment and recruitment, financial aid and university housing.

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) oversees the enforcement of Title IX. Contact information for the Office for Civil Rights is as follows: US Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Building, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20202-1100, phone 800-421-3481.

The below links are provided to promote awareness and education for all members of the university community concerning sexual assault and sexual harassment.

Coordinator of Athletics

Kathy Heitzman
Associate Director of Athletics
Nelson Field House, Room 291
Bloomsburg University
400 E. Second St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-389-4555
kheitzma@bloomu.edu