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Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education. It reads:

"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."
--Legal Citation: Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R. Part 106 (Title IX)

Sex discrimination includes sexual harassment and sexual assault.

While it is often thought of as a law that applies to athletics programs, Title IX is much broader than Athletics and applies to many programs at Indiana University.

Reports of sex discrimination, harassment or sexual violence, or any information related to such an incident, must be reported immediately and directly to the Title IX Coordinators identified below, for the respective campus. The Title IX Coordinator and each campus' respective Deputy Title IX Coordinators, are responsible for overseeing IU's response to all Title IX complaints and reports, and ensuring that the appropriate designated campus officials are involved in investigating and adjudicating such complaints according to IU's applicable policies and procedures.

Title IX Coordinator

Julie V. Knost
University Director
Offfice of Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity
Poplars Building, rm 825
400 East Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Duties and Responsibilities: Monitoring and oversight of overall implementation of Title IX Compliance at the University, including coordination of training, education, communications, and administration of grievance procedures for faculty, staff, students and other members of the University community.

Title IX Deputy Coordinators for each Campus

See each campus for the deputy coordinators on that campus.

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Jason Casares
Associate Dean of Students
& Director of Student Ethics
801 N. Jordan Ave
Bloomington, IN 4740

Carol McCord
Associate Dean of Students
Indiana Memorial Union, M088
900 East 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 4740

Kim Kirkland
Director Office of Equal Opportunity
620 Union Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46202-2896

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Gerry G. Stroman
Affirmative Action Officer
Office of Affirmative Action
Main Building, room 280
2300 S. Washington Street
Kokomo, IN 46904-9003

Ida Gillis
Office of Affirmative Action
Raintree Hall 213
3400 Broadway
Gary, IN 46408

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Darlene P. Young
Office of Equity and Diversity
University Center South 231
4201 Grant Line Road
New Albany, IN 47150

Susan Lee
Office of Affirmative Action
Administration Building, 247A
1700 Mishawaka Avenure
South Bend, IN 46634-7111

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Patty Crawford
Special Assistant to the Chancellor
Office of Affirmative Action
Springwood Hall 121
2325 Chester Boulevard
Richmond, IN 47374

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