Title IX at UWM

“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.”

Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972

20 U.S.C. §§1681-1688 and its implementing

regulation at 34 C.F.R. Part 106

Title IX is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination. Sex discrimination includes sexual harassment, sexual violence, and any other sex-based misconduct, relationship violence, discrimination based on pregnancy, and the failure to provide equal opportunity in all areas of schooling such as admissions, educational programs or activities, and athletics.

In compliance with Title IX, UWM will not tolerate discrimination or harassing conduct that is based on a protected status.

Learn more about the implementation of Title IX at UWM in the following sections: