What is Title IX?

Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 is maintained by the Office of Civil Rights within the United States Department of Education.  Title IX maintains that sexual harassment is a form of discrimination; sexual assault is considered a form of sexual harassment under Title IX.  University of Maryland conducts investigations reported to the Title IX Coordinator.  For more information regarding your options under Title IX, please contact CARE or contact:

Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct

Title IX Office

4113 Susquehanna Hall

University of Maryland

College Park, MD 20742