Title IX and Sexual Respect

Title IX and Sexual Respect

Discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct and retaliation of any type will not be tolerated at Adelphi University.

Reporting Harassment

Adelphi University students, staff, faculty, vendors and visitors can report specific information related to an alleged incident(s).

Welcome Message From Our Title IX Coordinator/Director of Equity & Compliance

Lance Houston, JD, LLM, the new Title IX Coordinator and Director of Equity and Compliance welcomes you.

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Discrimination, harassment (including sexual misconduct), and retaliation of any type will not be tolerated at Adelphi University. Upon notice, the University will act to end the discrimination, harassment or retaliation, prevent its recurrence, and remedy its effects on the victim and our community.


Lance Houston, JD, joined Adelphi University in August as Title IX coordinator and director of equity and compliance. Houston is well versed in compliance and Title IX, the federal civil rights law enacted in 1972 and expanded in 2020, that protects individuals in educational settings from discrimination based on sex and gender.

Training to Support a Safe Environment

We can customize our training to meet your needs and the needs of your audience. Our goal is to help university community members understand misconduct policies.
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