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Ohio University Sexual Misconduct Policy

Policy 03.004: Sexual Misconduct 


Ohio University prohibits sexual misconduct in any of its employment situations or educational programs and activities.


Sexual Misconduct includes sexual harassment and sexual violence prohibited as unlawful discriminatory conduct under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (as amended), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and Ohio Revised Code Section 4112.02.


To view information about Ohio University’s sexual misconduct policy, including the University’s information about consent, types of sexual misconduct offenses, consensual relationships, reporting guidelines, and university forms, please click here


University Policy Resources


The Office of Equity and Civil Rights Compliance

(740) 593-9140 equity@ohio.edu Lindley Hall 006

The Office of Equity and Civil Rights Compliance monitors the University’s compliance with federal, state, and institutional policy guidelines that promote a non-discriminatory and harassment-free environment. 



The Office of Community Standards and Student Responsibility 

(740) 593-2629 communitystandards@ohio.edu 349 Baker University Center

The Office of Community Standards and Student Responsibility interprets and enforces the Student Code of Conduct.


"This project was supported by Grant No. 2009-WA-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/ exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women."