Sexual Misconduct (Title IX)
Sexual misconduct is illegal. It is a form of sex discrimination in violation of Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, and the official policy of The City University of New York. The City University of New York issued a policy in 1982, which was revised and reissued in January 1, 2015. The University Policy of Sexual Misconduct prohibits sexual harassment, gender-based harassment and/or sexual violence of faculty, staff and students. Bronx Community College will take immediate and appropriate steps to stop Sexual Misconduct, prevent its recurrence, and address its effects.