Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment is:

  • unwelcome
  • verbal, written, online, and/or physical conduct of a sexual nature; and
  • where submission to or rejection of that conduct is a term or condition of employment or education, or
  • where submission to or rejection of the conduct is used as a basis for decisions affecting employment or education,
  • or where such conduct creates a hostile environment.

Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination outlawed under Title IX and prohibited conduct/behavior under the University’s Executive Policy 1.204 on Sex Discrimination and Gender-Based Violence.