What is Title IX?
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (20 U.S.C. § 1681 & its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R Part 106) provides that “no person shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.”
Sexual Misconduct here at the University of West Georgia includes, but is not limited to, sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual exploitation, non-consensual sexual contact, non-consensual sexual intercourse, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.
The Title IX Coordinator monitors UWG’s compliance with Title IX, oversees complaints, and carries out on-going Title IX trainings.
Complaints regarding sexual misconduct or discrimination should be reported to any of the following: