NVC Cares – Office of Student Conduct & Title IX

The Office of Student Conduct seeks to protect and foster the Northwest Vista College learning environment, by upholding the college value of Respect for All.

If your situation is an emergency and you fear for your safety or the safety of others, please call the Alamo Colleges Police Department 210-485-0911.

Report concerns about Student Conduct here: 
Incident Reporting Form

Title IX is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on sex (gender) of students, including sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, sexual violence, sexual exploitation, and relationship/dating violence.

This policy is also in compliance with HB 1735, codified as Texas Education Code, Sub-Chapter E-3, Section 51.281-51.295 on sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking applicable to each enrolled student and employee of the institution.

TITLE IX FAQs

When do I file a Title IX Reporting Form?
Anytime you are worried about a potential Title IX issue has occurred. If you see something, tell someone. It is the Office of Student Conduct’s job to review and assess all reports that come in.

If it is an emergency and you fear for your safety or the safety of others, please call Alamo Colleges Police Department 210-485-0911

Can I follow up on a report that was submitted?
A confirmation of receipt will be sent after a report is received stating that it will be investigated and addressed.

If a Title IX complaint is reported the complainant and the alleged will be notified concurrently of the result.

What happens if it is decided the issue is Title IX?
The process for handling Title IX issues resides with the Vice President of Student Success. Additional information is available regarding Title IX in the Sexual Misconduct Student Resource Guide.

What Title IX training is required?
All new and returning students at Northwest Vista College are required to complete mandatory Title IX training during their first semester of enrollment. Students will receive an email to their ACES email address with instructions on how to complete the training. The training is due by November 1 for summer or fall enrollment and April 1 for spring enrollment.

If you have questions about the training or have a Title IX hold, send them to: nvc-titleixhold@alamo.edu and include your full name, banner ID, and ACES user ID.

Discrimination

The Alamo Colleges District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or disability with respect to access, employment programs, or services.

Inquiries or complaints concerning these matters should be brought to the attention of:

Linda Boyer-Owens 
Title IX/VII/ADA/504 Coordinator 
201 W. Sheridan St., Bldg. A 
San Antonio, Texas 78204 
210-485-0200

Retaliation

Northwest Vista College encourages individuals to bring forward information/complaints about sexual harassment and sexual violence.

Retaliation against any individual who reports or participates in the investigation of alleged violations is strictly forbidden and will be enforced by the College administration.

Contact Information

Dean of Student Success
Jennifer Comedy-Holmes

Phone:
210-486-4857