Elgin Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender/gender identity, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law in matters of admissions, employment, or in any aspect of the educational programs or activities it offers.

Any inquiries regarding Title IX or the College’s policies that prohibit discrimination, harassment, and retaliation should be directed to the Title IX Coordinator/EEO-AA Officer identified below. The Coordinator will be available to meet with or talk to students, staff, and faculty regarding issues relating to Title IX and the College’s policies.

Marilyn Prentice

Title IX Coordinator and EEO/AA Officer

Contact: Office of the General Counsel, E210 mprentice@elgin.edu (847) 214-7992

Individuals may also contact the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights for additional information.

Office for Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Education-Chicago Office

500 W Madison St., Suite 1475

Chicago, IL 60661-4544

Telephone: (312)730-1560

Email: ocr@ed.gov

Individuals may also contact the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or the Illinois Department of Human Rights for additional information.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission-Chicago Office

230 S Dearborn St., Suite 1866

Chicago, IL 60604

Telephone:  (312) 872-9744

State of Illinois Human Rights Commission

James R. Thompson Center

100 W. Randolph Street, Suite 5-100

Chicago, IL 60601

Telephone: 312-814-6269

TDD: 312-814-4760

Fax: 312-814-6517