Notice of Non-Discrimination Policy

Soka University of America does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, religious creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, status as a disabled veteran, marital status, medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships and loan programs, athletic programs, other university-administered programs and activities and university employment and related activities. Sexual harassment and sexual violence are types of sex discrimination. This policy applies to conduct on and off campus and protects students, faculty, staff and others.

The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries and complaints regarding SUA’s nondiscrimination policies:

Title IX & Section 504 Coordinator For Faculty, Staff and Others

Director of Human Resources
1 University Dr.
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
949-480-4000

The Director of Human Resources is designated as SUA’s Equal Employment Opportunity Officer and Senior Section 504 and Senior Title IX Coordinator with respect to faculty, staff and others.

Title IX & Section 504 Deputy Coordinator For Students

Associate Dean of Students
1 University Dr.
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
949-480-4000

The Associate Dean of Students is designated as SUA’s Section 504 and Deputy Title IX Coordinator with respect to students.

SEXUAL MISCONDUCT/TITLE IX POLICY AND PROCEDURES

Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX may be referred to SUA’s Title IX & Section 504 Coordinator or the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education. For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contac tus.cfm for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800- 421-3481.