Sex Discrimination

Sex Discrimination

​Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities operated by recipients of Federal financial assistance.

  • In the p​rovision of aid, benefit or service to students, the college may not, on the basis of sex -
  • Treat one student differently from another in determining whether the student satisfies any requirement or condition for the provision of any aid, benefit, or service
  • Provide different aid, benefits, or services or provide aid, benefits, or services in a different manner
  • Deny any student any such aid, benefit, or service
  • Subject students to separate or different rules of behavior, sanctions, or other treatment
  • Aid or perpetuate discrimination against a student by providing significant assistance to any agency, organization, or person that discriminates on the basis of sex in providing any aid, benefit, or service to students
  • Otherwise limit any student in the enjoyment of any right, privilege, advantage, or opportunity.​

Source: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/shguide.html