Cornish Campus

WHAT is TITLE IX?

Laws protecting you from sex or gender-based discrimination in:

  • Academics
  • Housing
  • Recruitment
  • Cornish Activities
  • Employment
  • Admission
  • Financial Aid

WHAT is the law?

Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 states: “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.”

WHAT if you experience sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence or stalking?

TELL SOMEONE! A friend, A counselor, Faculty Member, RA, Associate Dean of Student Life, Staff, Safety & Security, Title IX Coordinator

TITLE IX COORDINATOR

Jerry Hekkel
Dean of Student Life
1st Floor Cornish Commons
206-726-5111
jhekkel@cornish.edu

ON CAMPUS RESOURCES

 (Private):
Cornish Safety & Security:

3rd Floor, Main Campus Center
Telephone: 206-726-5038

Office of Student Life:
1st Floor Cornish Commons
206-726-5003

 
(Confidential)
Cornish Counseling Services
1st Floor, Cornish Commons
Telephone: 206-726-5027

Counselors are confidential resources that provide professional counseling, crisis intervention, advocacy, information and support

OFF CAMPUS RESOURCES

  • Seattle Crisis Clinic (24 hour access: 206-461-3222 or toll free 866-427-4747
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline (RAINN) 1-800-998-6423
  • One-on-one Online Crisis Support, 24hrs, online.rainn.org