Kenyon College does not discriminate in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. The requirement of non-discrimination in educational programs and activities extends to employment and admission. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies, including Title IX, Section 504, and Title VI, is:
Civil Rights/Title IX Coordinator
Eaton North 159
Inquiries may also be directed to the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, 1350 Euclid Ave., Suite 325, Cleveland, Ohio 44115.
Sexual misconduct, in any form, is a serious violation of College and community standards, and it will not be tolerated at Kenyon. The College policy on sexual misconduct and the information on this site reflect the serious intent of Kenyon to provide resources and recourse for individuals whose rights may have been violated by an act of sexual misconduct.
Kenyon encourages students, staff and faculty to familiarize themselves with the following policies and definitions:
If you are a student and have been the target of a sexual assault, you have the choice to file a formal complaint with the College. You also have the choice to permit the Knox County Sheriff's Department to initiate an investigation. Read more about your options.
A College counselor is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition the Sexual Misconduct Advisors maintain a hotline. For the complete list of Kenyon staff available to assist you in matters related to sexual misconduct, please visit the Who to Call on Campus page.
In addition to the resources on campus, students can also contact nearby counselor and medical care options.
Title IX is designed to insure that no person is discriminated against on the basis of sex in an educational setting. Kenyon takes its responsibilities towards compliance with Title IX seriously. Learn more about Title IX.