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Title IX

An overview of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and resources related to this topic.

What is Title IX?

www.knowyourIX.org

(Source: Know Your IX)

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law enforced by the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR). Title IX protects all people in federally funded educational programs and activities from gender-based discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, and retaliation.

What are DCCCD's Title IX Policies?

The Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) is committed to providing an educational environment free from discrimination. The following policies were developed in compliance with Title IX requirements:

How Do I Report a Title IX Complaint?

DCCCD takes incidents of Title IX violations very seriously. Complaints or reports of gender-based discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, or retaliation can be submitted by contacting the Eastfield College Title IX Coordinator or by filling out a Eastfield College Title IX Online Complaint Form. If the Title IX violation was committed by the Title IX Coordinator, the DCCCD Office of General Counsel should be contacted.

Please be aware that Eastfield College cannot guarantee requests of confidentiality or no investigation. For confidential reporting, please see Confidential Resources.