Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct (OCRSM)
Director and Title IX Officer: Angela Nastase, JD
The Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct (OCRSM) administers the University of Maryland's non-discrimination policies and works to foster a learning and working environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment, including sexual misconduct. OCRSM is sometimes referred to as the Title IX Office.
OCRSM administers university policies and procedures prohibiting and addressing discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.
To report sexual misconduct, discrimination, or harassment on the basis of sex or gender in any of the university’s education programs or activities or to obtain assistance with supportive measures, please contact the university’s Title IX Coordinator via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the Online Reporting Form.
Title IX Non-Discrimination Notice
The University of Maryland (UMD) does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, color religion, national origin, ethnicity, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in its programs and activities. Specifically, Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in UMD programs and activities, including with respect to admission and employment. The following office has been designated to handle or coordinate inquiries regarding UMD's non-discrimination policies and Title IX:
For Sexual Misconduct, Title IX and Non-Discrimination Policy inquiries:
Title IX Coordinator/Officer, Angela Nastase, JD
Office of Civil Rights & Sexual Misconduct
3101 Susquehanna Hall/4200 Lehigh Road
College Park, MD 20742
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
For information on non-discrimination, including Title IX inquiries, you may also contact:
The Office for Civil Rights, Philadelphia Office
U.S. Department of Education
The Wanamaker Building, Suite 515
100 Penn Square East
Philadelphia, PA 19107