University of California, Riverside

Title IX/Sexual Harassment Office

Title IX / Sexual Harassment Office

About Campus Commitment

UC Riverside (UCR) is committed to creating and maintaining an environment free of harassment, and sexual violence. At UCR such behaviors are not tolerated and are prohibited both by law and by University policy. The University will respond promptly and effectively to reports of sexual harassment and sexual violence and will take appropriate action to prevent, to correct, and when necessary, to discipline behavior that violates University policy.

Title IX/Sexual Harassment Office

The Title IX/Sexual Harassment Office (Title IX/SHO) maintains a leadership role in UCR’s commitment to a learning and workplace environment in which all persons are treated with civility, dignity, and respect. Under Title IX, Educational Amendments of 1972 and Title VII, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX/SHO monitors and evaluates campus policies and procedures to ensure compliance and to provide an environment in which all members of the campus community feel supported and free of personal threat from sexual harassment and sexual violence.

In addition, the Title IX/SHO has the primary responsibility for educating the campus community on sexual harassment and sexual violence; providing ways to prevent sexual harassment and sexual violence; assisting individuals involved in complaints of sexual harassment; assisting victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking; and investigating and resolving complaints of sexual harassment and sexual violence.

Who to Contact:

If you or someone you know is experiencing sexual harassment or sexual violence, the Title IX/SHO, (951) 827-7070 or the CARE Advocate, (951) 827-6225 can provide information and assistance.

If you or someone you know has experienced any form of sexual violence, including sexual assault or rape, you are strongly encouraged to report the incident to the University of California, Riverside Police Department, 911 or (951) 827-5222 or the Title IX/Sexual Harassment Office, (951) 827-7070.


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900 University Ave.
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Title IX Office
349 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-7070
Fax: (951) 827-7071