What is Title IX?

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces, among other statutes, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX protects people fro​m discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance. Title IX 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.


Pacific Oaks College Anti-Discrimination, Anti-Harassment and Title IX Policy

Pacific Oaks College strictly enforces the PO Anti-Discrimination, Anti-Harassment and Title IX Policy. You can read the full policy HERE. If you would like to report a suspected Title IX concern, please use the button below to submit your report. Please note: Pacific Oaks will strive to maintain appropriate confidentiality of information. If you choose to report anonymously, it may limit the college's ability to fully address certain circumstances. Pacific Oaks College will work to preserve the confidentiality of your concern but may also be required under specific state and federal laws to report certain incidents to outside agencies. ​