If you are in immediate danger, Call 911. You may also call campus emergency line if you have security concerns (570) 702-8989. You can report an incident here.
Johnson College is committed to providing an educational and work environment that is free from unlawful sexual discrimination including sexual harassment and sexual violence. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Johnson College will not tolerate any type of sexual misconduct. All complaints of sexual misconduct should be brought immediately to the attention of the Title IX Coordinator.
- What is Title IX?
Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972 is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs and activities. Under Title IX, discrimination on the basis of sex can include sexual harassment or sexual violence, such as rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion.
- Notice of Non-Discrimination
Johnson College will not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices, based on race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, union membership, or any other legally protected classification. Announcement of this policy is in accordance with State Law including the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act and with Federal Law including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
- Who is Covered by Title IX?
Any educational institution receiving federal funding is covered by Title IX. Title IX applies to all members of the Johnson College community including students, staff, faculty, administrators, contractors, visitors, third parties, and to all programs and activities that take place either on or off campus.
- How do I File a Report/Complaint?
- Submit an anonymous report online
- Contact Title IX Coordinator: Stephenie Vergnetti: 570-702-8944, email@example.com
- Download and print a form
- Pick up a form:
- Human Resources: Richmond Hall, 1st floor, 570-702-8906 (Emergency 570-702-8989)
- Student Engagement: Moffat Student Center, 570-702-8912
- Counselor/Disability Services: Moffat Student Center, 570-702-8956
Students and employees may file anonymous reports online in accordance with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania law. For information on anonymous reporting, please go to the anonymous page reporting.
- Grievance Procedure
Please direct questions, concerns or complaints related to Title IX to the Title IX Coordinator: Stephenie Vergnetti, Vice President of Human Resources and Senior Advisor to the President & CEO, 3427 North Main Avenue, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 570-702-8944 (firstname.lastname@example.org)