Discrimination and Harassment: Conduct Prohibited By Title IX

Washington University in St. Louis

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Title IX prohibits certain forms of sexual harassment, specifically conduct on the basis of sex that that satisfies one or more of the following (collectively “Prohibited Conduct”): ... Unwelcome conduct by a University student or employee that, in the view of a reasonable person, is so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies an individual equal access to the University’s education program or activity (also known as “hostile environment” harassment); ...