Title IX

Revised April 2015

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces, among other statutes, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance. Title IX states that:

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

Source: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/tix_dis.html

Haskell Title IX Complaint Procedure

If it is an emergency call Haskell Security at (785) 760-6192 or 911 for immediate assistance.

If you need to discuss or file a complaint about student Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Violence, Domestic/Dating Violence, Stalking, or Bullying/Cyberbullying contact the Title IX Coordinator – Elyse Towey at (785) 832-6626 or email her at etowey@haskell.edu.

Upon receipt of notice of any allegation of Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence/Dating Violence, Stalking, and Bullying/Cyberbullying the Title IX Coordinator will first schedule an individual intake meeting with the complainant (individual filing complaint) to:

  • provide to the complainant a general understanding of University Policy and the Title IX Complaint Procedures, including due process and investigation protocols.
  • identify forms of support or immediate accommodations available to the complainant
  • address how the allegations of Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence/Dating Violence, Stalking, and Bullying/Cyberbullying could potentially be addressed at both the University level and as a criminal matter with local law enforcement. (Detailed information about sources of support and immediate accommodations available to the complainant)

Institutional Contact
Elyse Towey
Title IX Coordinator
Haskell Indian Nations University
(785) 832-6626
etowey@haskell.edu

Institutional Contact

Elyse Towey
Title IX Coordinator
Haskell Indian Nations University
(785) 832-6626
etowey@haskell.edu

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