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Title IX at MSJC

The Mt. San Jacinto Community College District is committed to providing an academic and work environment free of unlawful sexual harassment under Title IX. 

Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment, whether or not the person reporting is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment. Sexual harassment under Title IX includes sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.

Use this link to Report Sexual Harassment or Other Sex or Gender-Based Misconduct or report an incident directly to Title IX Coordinator Meaghan Kauffman by email at mkauffman@msjc.edu or by calling 951-374-0539

What is Title IX?

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law. Title IX 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 education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

California's Affirmative Consent Standard

"Yes Means Yes" is the law in California

In 2014, California enacted into law Senate Bill 967, which requires schools whose students receive financial aid to uphold an affirmative consent standard.

'Affirmative consent' means affirmative, conscious, and voluntary agreement to engage in sexual activity.       

Additional Resources

Check out these additional resources for more information:

Affirmative Consent Law

Student Success Videos

Training Materials

In compliance with Title IX, Mt. San Jacinto Community College District is required to make publicly available all materials used for training Title IX Coordinators, investigators, decision-makers, and individuals who facilitate the informal resolution process.