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Title IX at UMSL


 

Title IX Statement


 

"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."

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities which receive federal financial assistance.

Sex discrimination is prohibited by University policy and law in educational programs, activities and employment. Title IX applies to all students, employees, volunteers and visitors at the University and prohibits sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, and other forms of sex discrimination as defined in Section 600.020C of the Collected Rules and Regulations. Additionally, there is a specific application of Title IX in athletic programs to ensure gender equity and that women and men have equitable access to sports opportunities. As used in this policy, the word "sex" is also inclusive of the term "gender."

We encourage you to use this site as a trusted resource on all campus Title IX information and reporting.


Title IX Coordinator

Dana Beteet Daniels

Senior Human Resources Consultant and Title IX Coordinator
Dana@umsl.edu
211 Arts Administration Building
St. Louis, MO 63121
Phone: 314-516-4538
Fax: 314-516-6463

The following person has been designated as the campus Title IX Deputy Coordinator to assist the Title IX Coordinator:

Title IX Deputy Coordinator

Jessica Swederske

Human Resources Consultant and Title IX Deputy Coordinator
swederskej@umsl.edu
211 Arts Administration Building
St. Louis, MO 63121
Phone: 314-516-5748
Fax: 314-516-6463



The State of Missouri regional Office for Civil Rights is located in Kansas City and is available to provide assistance.

Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
One Petticoat Lane
1010 Walnut, 3rd Floor, Suite 320
Kansas City, MO 64106
Telephone: 816-268-0550
FAX: 816-268-0599
TDD: 800-877-8339
Email: OCR.KansasCity@ed.gov