The Catholic University of America is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for all of its students, employees, and visitors. The Department of Public Safety provides comprehensive programs, including security patrol, escort, transportation, identification and access services. A staff of trained professionals, including commissioned special police officers, focuses on crime prevention and investigation, safety education, emergency preparedness, response and recovery.
Catholic University will not tolerate sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual violence, or any form of sex discrimination. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex against students or applicants for admission, or employees or applicants for employment or in the administration of its policies or in any aspect of its operations. The University will respond to reported violations of Title IX by protecting the victim and our community, conducting prompt and thorough investigations and providing support.
The Catholic University of America has a Title IX Coordinator. The Title IX Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the University's compliance with Title IX and investigating complaints of harassment, discrimination, and other sex-based complaints from students, staff, and faculty. The Title IX Coordinator is also responsible for training the University community on Title IX.