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San Jose State is committed to maintaining a safe education and working environment free of discrimination, harassment and sexual violence and does so by following the procedures from Executive Orders 1095, 1096, 1097 and 1098.

When an incident is reported to the university, the university will take appropriate action to address the incident, which may include an investigation, interim remedial actions or administrative actions.

In addition to the executive orders, other federal and state resources are available to you: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX and the Federal Employment & Housing Act (FEHA)

CSU Executive Orders

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title IX

Title IX states, “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance” (20 U.S.C. § 1681).

San Jose State, in compliance with federal and state laws, does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender or sexual orientation in education programs, services, or activities.

Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA)