Sexual Misconduct / Title IX Information

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The Ventura County Community College District and its three colleges, Moorpark College, Oxnard College, and Ventura College, and the District Administrative Center, are committed to providing an equal opportunity for admissions, student financing, student support facilities and activities, and employment without regard to national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race or ethnicity, color, medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, or military and veteran status, or because he/she is perceived to have one or more of the foregoing characteristics or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics, in accordance with the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (as amended by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972), sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1974, Executive Order 11246 (as amended by Executive Order 11375), and the Federal Age Discrimination Employment Act of 1967 and the Age Discrimination Employment Act Amendments of 1978 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992.

  • Title IX only applies when a VCCCD student is involved.
  • The District does not have jurisdiction over non-students.
  • Title IX also does not cover cases that occur off campus, unless part of a school-sponsored activity

Students should direct any complaint of harassment/discrimination to the local Intake Facilitator. The following individuals are designated as Intake Facilitators. The primary Intake Facilitator at each college is the Title IX Coordinator. That person has overall responsibility for education and follow-up regarding Title IX issues involving one or more students at the specific college.

Title IX Training for Students

Title IX is an important Civil Rights law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in any school or organization receiving federal financial assistance. It is an amendment to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that banned employment discrimination and segregation in public places based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Colleges are federally required to provide Title IX Sexual Violence Awareness & Prevention Training for Students. If you have not yet received a Certificate of Completion for this training, please complete it within the next two weeks.  

If you have completed the Title IX Sexual Violence Awareness & Prevention Training for Students, thank you!

To access the training, follow these steps:

  1. Log into your MyVCCCD portal.
  2. Click on the MySuccess tab.
  3. Click on Student Lingo under “Student Success Workshops.”
  4. Click on the “Sexual Violence Awareness and Prevention: Training for Students” module at the top of your screen, and begin the training session.

 

Title IX Personnel Training Information

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