JMU currently has three policies that specifically address sexual misconduct, harassment and discrimination that apply to all students and employees. 

Discrimination and Harassment Policy 1324 covers discrimination based on a person's age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.  The Office of Equal Opportunity is where you would report an incident or concern pertaining to this policy.

Title IX Sexual Harassment Policy 1346 covers sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking that occurs within university programs and activities in the United States.  The Title IX Office is where you would report an incident or concern pertaining to this policy.

Sexual Misconduct Policy 1340 covers sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, and non-consensual relationships that do not fall within the scope of Policey 1346.  The Title IX Office is where you would report an incident or concern pertaining to this policy.

This chart is another way to view at a glance the University policies that address sexual misconduct, and harassment and discrimination.

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Equal Opportunity JMU Policy 1302
Policy 1302 establishes that JMU does not discriminate and will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. Conduct by a member of the university community that constitutes discrimination or harassment on the basis of any protected class is a violation of university policy and is sanctionable.

Student Handbook Policy J16-100 Harassment, Bullying and/or Stalking
Complaints against students are managed by Office of Student Accountability and Restorative Practices.  Student Handbook Policy J16-100 Harassment, Bullying and/or Stalking outlines the policy and procedures for filing a complaint of harassment against a student. Harassment based on a person’s gender, gender identity, sex, or sexual orientation is addressed in Student Policy J34-100 Sexual Misconduct.

Disabilities & Reasonable Accommodations JMU Policy 1331
The university will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to university employment, university educational opportunities, and the university's programs and services.
For information on services available at JMU, visit the Office of Disability Services or the Office of Equal Opportunity.

Information Technology Accessibility JMU Policy 1211

This policy promotes equal access opportunity to information technology by the application of accessibility standards, guidelines, training, tools and methods consistent with higher education.  For more information please go to Accessible Media and Techology.

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