Lander University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, genetic information or protected activity (e.g., opposition to prohibited discrimination or participation in any complaint process, etc.) in employment, educational programs and activities, admissions and financial aid.  This includes a prohibition against sexual harassment and sexual violence as mandated by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

This policy of Non-Discrimination is intended to meet Lander University ‘s responsibilities under Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act 1964, the Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, the Violence Against Women Act, the SC Pregnancy Accommodations Act and applicable provisions of the South Carolina Human Affairs Law.

Inquiries or complaints of discrimination or harassment may be addressed to the following offices on campus:

Tracy Clifton, Title IX Coordinator/Student Bias Complaints
Office: Grier Student Center GC-346
Phone: 864-388-8055           
Email: tclifton@lander.edu

Jalysa Green, Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students/Civil Rights Investigator
Office: Grier Student Center GC-346
Phone: 864-388-8905
Email: joconner@lander.edu

London Thomas, Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Employees/EEO and ADA Employee Liaison
Office: WN 102 Human Resources
Phone: 864-388-8051
Email: lthomas@lander.edu

Kent Atkins, Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Student Athletes
Office: Jeff May Complex
Phone: 864-388-8818
Email: katkins@lander.edu

Erin Nodine, Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Student Athletes
Office: Horne Arena
Phone: 864-388-8554
Email: enodine@lander.edu

Kim Shannon, Student Disability Coordinator
Office: Genesis Hall
Phone: 864-388-8885
Email: kshannon@lander.edu

 

Related Links:

Title IX

Student Complaints and Inquiries

Human Resources

 Americans with Disabilities