Transgender and Gender Identity Discrimination is Prohibited

The Title IX Office is committed to fostering an environment in which all members of our campus community are safe from gender/sex discrimination, sexual harassment, and sexual violence. Discrimination based on gender identity is prohibited. UC policies prohibits harassment or discrimination based on actual or perceived gender identity. The Title IX Office encourages anyone that has experienced sex/gender discrimination to report an offense to the Title IX Officer, by calling (831) 459-2462, as soon as possible after the occurrence.

Despite recent federal changes, all students and employees at UCSC are protected by state law and university policies which specifically prohibit discrimination based on gender. The UCSC Title IX Office will continue to accept reports and work to resolve complaints related to gender discrimination. 

For more information about the state law and university policies see:

Transgender Law Center FAQs

UCSC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Statement Regarding Employees 

Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policies for Students

Resources:

CANTÚ QUEER CENTER

All Gender Restrooms at UCSC

Transgender Law Center