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Equity and Access Services leads, coordinates and supports civil rights compliance, including Title IX, for Virginia Commonwealth University.

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Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law intended to end sex discrimination in all areas of education. Conduct prohibited by Title IX includes sexual harassment, gender-based discrimination and sexual violence. Learn more »

Report sexual misconduct/violence or sex/gender discrimination » Review the Title IX process »

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VCU News: VCU recognizes five at annual PACME celebration

The PACME Awards ceremony, held on April 20, 2017, honors individuals who have made significant contributions toward enhancing VCU’s commitment to diversity, excellence and inclusion. The honorees this year were: Dr. Charlene D. Crawley, Selamawit Hailu, Austin L. Higgs, Dr. Wendy L. Kliewer, and Sasha Spruill. Click here for the full story. 


Equity and Inclusion Leadership Symposium: Deadline for Submissions Exended

June 1, 2017 11:59pm

This one-day forum will be held on August 18, 2017 and is by and for the VCU community to examine and engage around emerging and challenging topics in diversity, inclusion, equity and access. Colleagues are invited to submit proposals for presentations on various diversity, inclusion and equity topics including inclusive practices in the classroom or work setting, bias, intersectionality, working with diverse populations, etc. The symposium is designed to better recognize and utilize the experts we already have here at VCU and, to provide support for our community by answering the call for a more inclusive campus. The presentation submission deadline is June 1, 2017. Click here for more information. 

2017 Not Anymore Training

Deadline: September 22, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT: All VCU students are REQUIRED to complete the Title IX training "Not Anymore" by September 22, 2017 in order to avoid being reported to the university for non-compliance and a potential hold on your account. Visit go.vcu.edu/title9training to take the training.