Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 states:
“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.”


Nondiscrimination Notice
The Ohio State University is committed to building and maintaining a diverse community to reflect human diversity and improve opportunities for all. The university is committed to equal opportunity and eliminating discrimination. This commitment is both a moral imperative consistent with an intellectual community that celebrates individual differences and diversity, as well as a matter of law. Ohio State does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admission.

For Title IX concerns, contact:

Title IX Coordinator

Kellie Brennan
21 E. 11th Ave, Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 247-5838 | titleix@osu.edu

Responsibilities: The Title IX Coordinator is the designated university official with primary responsibility for coordinating the university’s compliance with Title IX. This includes providing leadership for Title IX activities; providing consultation, education and training; and helping to ensure the university responds appropriately, effectively and equitably to Title IX issues.

Sexual Misconduct Reporting and Resources Brochure

Faculty and Staff Reference Guide to Assist Victims of Sexual Misconduct

Deputy Coordinators

For students:
Student Conduct
550 Lincoln Tower
1800 Cannon Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43210
(614) 292-0748 | studentconduct@osu.edu

For faculty/staff:
Kristi Hoge
Lead Employee and Labor Relations Consultant
300 Gateway Building C
1590 N. High St. 
Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 292-0864 | hoge.42@osu.edu

For athletics:
Janine Oman
Executive Associate Athletics Director 
Fawcett Center for Tomorrow
2400 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43210
(614) 247-7678 | oman.7@osu.edu  

*The Deputy Title IX coordinator for Athletics is responsible for addressing issues of gender equity in athletics only.  Any allegation of sex or gender discrimination by a student athlete or athletics staff member will be investigated by the Title IX Coordinator or appropriate Deputy Coordinator in Student Conduct or Human Resources.

For all:
Molly Peirano
Assistant Compliance Director
Office of University Compliance & Integrity
21 E. 11th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 247-4113 | titleIX@osu.edu