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Gender Discrimination

Gender discrimination is defined as the following by Title IX:

  • Discrimination or harassment based upon one's gender (sex)
  • Unfair treatment, attitudes, or behaviors towards an individual based upon their gender (sex)
  • Gender identity discrimination as covered by Title VII
  • Sexism, sexist attitudes, and sex stereotyping
  • Unproportionate athletic programs or activities offered to all genders in relationship to the college's enrollment


  • Gender-based bullying
  • Derogatory or sexist remarks
  • Gender discrimination in an activity, athletics, program, office, or classroom