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RIT will not discriminate in terms and conditions of employment, admission, and participation in programs or residential life. It prohibits discrimination and harassment on campus, or at any RIT activities off campus, by its administrators, faculty, staff, students and student organizations, and external organizations and individuals in their operations with RIT.

The Policy Prohibiting Discrimination and Harassment is inclusive of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 which is a federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.

The Title IX Coordinator has overall responsibility for the university’s institutional compliance with Title IX. Any person with a concern about the university’s handling of a particular matter should contact:

Emergency Contact: RIT Public Safety
585-205-8333 (Text)
IM: ritpublicsafety

Stacy DeRooy
Title IX Coordinator
Rochester, NY 14623

The U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights is a federal agency responsible for ensuring compliance with Title IX. OCR may be contacted at 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20202-1100, (800) 421-3481.


2019 TIX Annual Report

RIT Title IX Coordinators

Catherine Farina
Title IX Investigator/Compliance Coordinator
Eastman Building
6th Floor
Darci Lane-Williams
Assistant Director of Title IX and Clery Compliance
Eastman Building
6th Floor
Stacy DeRooy
Title IX Coordinator
Clery Compliance Officer
Eastman Building
6th Floor
James Macchiano
Director for Multicultural Center for Academic Success
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Room 2308
Amy Stornello
NTID Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Director of Summer Vestibule Program
Room 2647
585-709-1120 (text)
585-391-9990 (video phone)