Title IX

Title IX is federal legislation from the US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights. It prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex and gender in education programs, including athletic programs or activities that receive federal funding. Under Title IX, discrimination on the basis of sex or gender can include sexual harassment and interpersonal violence including: stalking, relationship violence, and sexual violence.

 West Liberty University is committed to ensuring equal access to education in an environment free from discrimination, including sexual harassment and interpersonal violence.  Students, employees, or visitors who have questions about policies, grievance procedures, and individual rights or would like to report an alleged incident of gender-based misconduct, can contact the following individuals for support:

Bridgette Dawson, Title IX Coordinator
Phone Number: 304.336.8018
E-mail: [email protected]

WLU Human Resources 

To file a complaint regarding discrimination, harassment, sexual & domestic misconduct (including sexual assault), stalking, or retaliation, please utilize one of the options below:

* Fill out an Harassment, Discrimination (Including Sexual Misconduct) and Retaliation On-Line Complaint Form.

* You can also print and submit a paper Title IX Complaint Form.  PDF copies can be filled out and e-mailed to [email protected] or printed and mailed to:

Bridgette Dawson, Title IX Coordinator
West Liberty University
208 University Drive, CSC 112
West Liberty, WV 26074

* Call Bridgette Dawson, Title IX Coordinator,  at 304-336-8018.

* File a complaint in person in Main Hall, Room 140 (East Wing), West Liberty University campus.