Title IX at Tuskegee University




What is Title IX? 

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that protects people from being discriminated against on the basis of sex in education programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance. Title IX in pertinent part states: 

"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. . . ."
20 U.S.C. § 1681 (a) 

Notice of Non-Discrimination

Tuskegee University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its education programs and activities, and it is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 not to discriminate in such a manner. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq. (“Title IX”) prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities by recipients of Federal Financial Assistance. Sexual harassment including acts of sexual violence is a form of sex discrimination and is prohibited by Title IX. Tuskegee University does not discriminate in its programs and activities, which may include but are not limited to: admissions, recruitment, financial aid, academic programs, student treatment and services, counseling and guidance, discipline, classroom assignment, grading, vocational education, recreation, physical education, athletics, housing and/or employment. Tuskegee University complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action, including Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. 

Any questions regarding Title IX may be made with the University Title IX Coordinator or the Office of Civil Rights (OCR).  
Tuskegee University Title IX Coordinator:
Kasey M. Robinson, Esq.
Title IX Coordinator
Kresge Center 318
1200 W. Montgomery Road
Tuskegee, AL 36088
Telephone: (334) 724-8026
Email: krobinson@mytu.tuskegee.edu
 
Office of Civil Rights for Alabama:
Atlanta Office
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
61 Forsyth St. S.W., Suite 19T10
Atlanta, GA 30303-8927
Telephone: 404-974-9406
Fax: 404-974-9471; TDD: 800-877-8339
Email: OCR.Atlanta@ed.gov
 

  • Sexual Misbehavior (sexual assault, sexual violence, sexual harassment, etc.)
  • Sports Equity