Sexual Misconduct, Intimate Partner Violence, and Stalking
As evidenced by its Equal Opportunity Policy, Berkeley College prohibits sexual discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.
To see the Equal Opportunity Policy in its entirety, go here: BerkeleyCollege.edu/files_bc/Equal_Opportunity_Policy.pdf.
Notice of Non-Discrimination (Title IX)
In accordance with federal law, Berkeley College does not discriminate on the basis of sex (including pregnancy) in its programs and activities.
Title IX of the Education Amendments prohibits discrimination, harassment, and assault based upon sex or gender. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the College Title IX Coordinator: Dallas Reed, Vice President, Student Development and Campus Life, at 973-278-5400 ext. 4211 or 212-986-4343 ext. 4211, TitleIXCoordinator@BerkeleyCollege.edu; or the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, at 32 Old Slip, 26th Floor, New York, NY 10005-2500; Telephone: 646-428-3900; TDD: 800-877-8339; Email: OCR.NewYork@ed.gov.
The College will handle complaints of this nature according to the Equal Opportunity Complaint Procedures for Students.
For information regarding:
how to make a complaint alleging sexual discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual exploitation, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence or stalking (Title IX/Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) related complaints), or retaliation in connection with any of these allegations; resources and interim assistance; investigation and appeal procedures; and potential sanctions in these types of cases; and for contact information of Berkeley's Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students, please go to the Berkeley College Equal Opportunity Complaint Procedures for Students, located at BerkeleyCollege.edu/files_bc/Equal_Opportunity_Complaint_Procedures_for_Students.pdf.
For more information on Title IX and the VAWA go to the College Title IX and VAWA web page located here: BerkeleyCollege.edu/berkeley_bc/title-ix.htm
For education, rights, options, and resources in the context of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking, go to the VAWA Resource Brochure, located here: BerkeleyCollege.edu/files_bc/VAWA_Brochure.pdf
To see the College Bill of Rights, go here: BerkeleyCollege.edu/files_bc/BC-Sexual-Assault-Victim-Bill-of-Rights.pdf
To see the NY and NJ definitions of the VAWA crimes, go here: