Title IX Coordinators

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities that receive federal funding. Title IX provides that: “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.” Title IX prohibits discrimination in any university program including athletics, admissions, academic programs, extracurricular activities, employment, financial aid, housing, and student services. Title IX prohibits discrimination by and against both males and females, by students, faculty and staff.

Title IX Coordinator
Sherolyn Hopkins (Dean of Students Office)
Student Conduct Officer
229.333.5941
sshopkins@valdosta.edu 

Title IX Deputy Coordinator
Jennifer Grubbs (Athletics Department)
Associate Athletic Director/SWA
229.333.5901
jshead@valdosta.edu 

Title IX Deputy Coordinator
Michelle Jordan
Employee Relations Manager
229.333.5709

To report a Title IX incident, please email titleix@valdosta.edu. 

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