Title IX Information

Campus Conduct Hotline

Campus Conduct Hotline is a confidential, anonymous way to alert administrators of unsafe or unethical behavior BEFORE it spirals out of control.
Simply dial toll-free to 866.943.5787.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education. It reads: 

"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." 

-Legal Citation: Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R. Part 106 (Title IX)

Sex discrimination includes sexual harassment and sexual assault.

Title IX Coordinator

Duties and Responsibilities: Monitoring and oversight of overall implementation of Title IX Compliance at the university, including coordination of training, education, communications, and supervision of the grievance procedures for faculty, staff, students and other members of the university community. The Title IX Coordinator may also serve as the first point of contact for student complaints.

Andy Vasquez
Associate VP for HR & Risk Management
O.G. Beck Administration Building

1000 West Court Street, Suite 105A
Seguin, TX 78155
830-372-6811
avasquez@tlu.edu

Title IX Deputy Coordinators/Investigators

Duties and Responsibilities: Responsible for administration and investigation of all Title IX matters involving faculty, staff, and students, including training, education, communication and administration of the grievance/judicial procedure. Title IX regulations require Deputy Coordinators/Investigators to report incidents whether resolved informally or formally to the Title IX Coordinator. These reports allow the Title IX Coordinator to identify patterns of frequency in a particular area within the university and to coordinate compliance with federal regulations.

Students

If you have issues or a complaint against a student concerning sexual harassment, sex discrimination, or sexual assault please contact:

Dr. Bernadette Buchanan
Associate Dean of Student Life and Learning
Alumni Student Center, ASC 110

1000 West Court Street
Seguin, TX 78155
830-372-6695
bbuchanan@tlu.edu

Sexual Misconduct Resources Chart (PDF)

Understanding the Sexual Misconduct Complaint Process (PDF)

Faculty

If you have issues or a complaint against a TLU faculty member concerning sexual harassment, sex discrimination, or sexual assault please contact:

Dr. John McClusky
Associate VP for Academic Affairs
O.G. Beck Administration Building

1000 West Court Street, Suite 229
Seguin, TX 78155
830-372-6571
jmcclusky@tlu.edu

Administrators/Staff/Visitors

If you have issues or a complaint against a TLU administrator, staff member, or visitor concerning sexual harassment, sex discrimination, or sexual assault please contact:

Andy Vasquez
Associate VP for HR & Risk Management
O.G. Beck Administration Building

1000 West Court Street, Suite 105A
Seguin, TX 78155
830-372-6811
avasquez@tlu.edu

Athletics

If you have a Title IX concern in athletics please contact:

Tiffany Davis
Head Volleyball Coach
Jones Complex

1000 West Court Street
Seguin, TX 78155
830-372-8130
tdavis@tlu.edu

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding TLU and Title IX, and/or those who wish to file a complaint of non-compliance may contact the University's Title IX Coordinator, Andy Vasquez, directly or The United States Department of Education: Office for Civil Rights (800) 421-3481. The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is the division of the federal government charged with enforcing compliance with Title IX. Information regarding OCR can be found at: www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html