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Office of Title IX / Equal Opportunity Services

The University of Houston-Downtown is committed to the principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.

The Office of Title IX/Equity & Diversity acts on behalf of the University as a neutral fact finder that enforces the University's Equal Opportunity Policies. The Office provides the University with multiple services including the presentation of awareness and prevention trainings and the implementation of the University's discriminatory complaints policies.

The Office is additionally charged with the processing of all inquiries and complaints concerning sexual misconduct, and discrimination based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, genetic information and/or veteran status.

No person shall be subject to retaliation for filing a complaint or assisting in an investigation conducted by the Office of Title IX/Equity & Diversity.

Submit Sexual Misconduct Report

Title IX Team Training

All Title IX Coordinators, investigators, hearing officers, and anyone who may facilitate an informal resolution process in the UH System have been trained in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. To view the training materials, please download the PDF handout.

Title IX Training
Lauri S. Ruiz
Interim Title IX/Equal Opportunity Officer


One Main Street, Suite S380
Houston, TX 77002

Last updated 10/22/2021 3:16 AM