Crime Victims

Sexual Harassment

What is Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment is a form of discrimination based on sex.  It is defined as unwelcomed conduct of a sexual nature, which includes unwelcomed sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal, nonverbal, or physical conduct of a sexual nature.  Sexual violence, which includes sexual assault, sexual battery and sexual coercion, is a form of sexual harassment.

What if I am a victim or witness?

Any member of the campus community (faculty, staff or student) who witnesses, are subject to, or are informed about incidents of sexual harassment should contact the University Police Department (825-4444) and the university’s Title IX Coordinator, Mr. Samuel Ramirez (825-2765).