Apr 15, 2024  
Student Handbook 2020-2021 
Student Handbook 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Notice of Nondiscrimination

The University of Scranton is committed to providing a safe and nondiscriminatory employment and educational environment. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ancestry, pregnancy, genetic information, or other status protected by law. Sexual harassment, including sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.  The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational, extracurricular, athletic, or other programs or in the context of employment. 

The following individuals have been designated to monitor compliance and to answer any questions regarding Title IX and the University’s non-discrimination policies:

Elizabeth M. Garcia, J.D. Christine M. Black, J.D.
Executive Director Assistant Director
and Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Title IX Coordinator
E-mail: elizabeth.garcia2@scranton.edu E-mail:  christine.black@scranton.edu

Office of Equity and Diversity
Institute of Molecular Biology and Medicine, Suite 103
The University of Scranton
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510
Phone: (570) 941-6645
Web: www.scranton.edu/diversity

Students who have questions about Title IX may also contact the University’s Deputy Title IX Coordinator:

Ms. Lauren Rivera, J.D., M.Ed.
Assistant Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
E-mail: lauren.rivera@scranton.edu 

Division of Student Life
Suite 201, The Patrick & Margaret DeNaples Center
The University of Scranton
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510
Phone: (570) 941-7680                  

The United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces Title IX. Information regarding OCR may be found at www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html.