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

p>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 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 purpose of these training programs to provide 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