Sexual Misconduct & Title IX

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Sexual misconduct and Title IX


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Our commitment

Walla Walla University strives to provide a safe environment in which students can pursue their education free from the detrimental effects of sexual misconduct, which includes sexual harassment and sexual assault. Therefore, the University seeks to educate students, faculty, and staff about these issues and to provide a means of recourse for those students who believe they have experienced such behavior. The University reserves the right to respond with whatever measures it deems appropriate to prevent sexual misconduct and preserve the safety and well-being of its students.

What is Title IX?

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 educational program or
activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

-Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 

Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (gender) in educational programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Walla Walla University is committed to providing an environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex (gender), including sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, sexual assault, relationship (dating and domestic) violence, and stalking. The University provides resources and reporting options to students, faculty, and staff to address concerns related to sexual harassment and sexual violence prohibited by Title IX and University policy.

Read our answers to some frequently asked questions about Title IX >


Questions or concerns

Questions or concerns about the application of Title IX may be referred to:

Contact Information

Title IX Coordinator
 Jennifer Carpenter
 (509) 527-2141, or (509) 527-2222 after-hours
TitleIX@wallawalla.edu or Jennifer.Carpenter@wallawalla.edu


Deputy Title IX Coordinators
Kristen Taylor
(509) 527-2539
Kristen.Taylor@wallawalla.edu

Annette Riebe (Satellite Campuses)
(503) 251-6118
Annette.Riebe@wallawalla.edu

Last update on December 19, 2018