Title IX is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on sex (gender) of employees and students of educational institutions receiving federal financial assistance. Title IX's prohibition of discrimination includes acts of sexual harassment and relationship violence.
San Antonio College does not tolerate sex discrimination, sexual harassment, or sexual violence of any kind. To ensure compliance with Title IX, the Alamo Colleges District have designated a District Title IX Coordinator and a Deputy Title IX Coordinator at each college.
Filing an External Complaint:
The United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights enforces Title IX. Any student, employee, or visitors to campus may direct a complaint directly to that office.
Office of Civil Rights
US Department of Health and Human Services
1301 Young St. Ste 1169
Dallas, TX 75202
Voice phone (800) 368-1019
*All reports made to the Office of Civil Rights must be filed within 180 days of the alleged incident.
San Antonio 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.
Title IX – Sexual Misconduct Policy: H.1.2 (Policy) Civil Rights Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation
Title IX – Sexual Misconduct Complaint Procedure: H.1.2.1 (Procedure) Civil Rights Complaint and Resolution
Title IX – Sexual Misconduct Complaint Appeal Procedure: H.1.2.2 (Procedure) Civil Rights Complaint Appeal