Title IX

Zero Tolerance Environment

SWOSU is a zero tolerance environment related to any kind of discrimination or harassment.  This includes sexual and gender related discrimination as covered by Title IX.  It 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 educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.” 

Cindy Dougherty, Dean of Students serves as the Title IX officer for the entire SWOSU community.  Any Title IX related concerns should be immediately  reported to her by e-mailing studentdean@swosu.edu; or calling 580-774-3767.