Sexual Misconduct Policy (Title IX)

Aurora University is committed to providing a learning, working and living environment that promotes personal integrity, civility and mutual respect. Aurora University does not discriminate, or tolerate discrimination, against any member of its community on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law in matters of admissions, employment, or in any aspect of the educational programs or activities it offers.

Sex discrimination (including sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual violence) is a serious offense that has major consequences for the victim, the respondent, and the campus community. Dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking are also prohibited by this policy. Sexual assault, sexual violence, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking are collectively referred to in this policy as "sexual misconduct." Aurora University is committed to addressing sexual misconduct and will not tolerate any sexual misconduct in accordance with Title IX and other relevant federal legislation.