Division of Student Affairs > Title IX

Title IX

  • Notice of Non-Discrimination on the Basis of Sex

    DePaul University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, which includes gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status and family relationship status, in its education programs or activities. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and certain other federal and state laws, prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in employment, as well as in all education programs and activities operated by the university (both on and off campus). The protection against discrimination on the basis of sex includes sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, sexual violence and gender based dating and domestic violence and stalking.  

  • How to Report

    Report Now

    To report allegations of sex or gender-based discrimination, harassment, or violence (including sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking), please use the button above to complete and submit the report form.

    You can also submit a report via phone (312-362-8970) or email (titleixcoordinator@depaul.edu).

University Policies

The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Title IX Coordinator

Director of Gender Equity (Title IX Coordinator)
Student Affairs
Phone: 312-362-8970 
Office Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
titleixcoordinator@depaul.edu

The director of gender equity (Title IX coordinator) is designated with primary responsibility to monitor and oversee overall campus-wide implementation of Title IX including training, education, communications and administration of complaint procedures for faculty, staff, students and third parties in the areas of sex discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.

Title IX Investigator

Student Affairs
Phone: 773-325-8128
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Deputy Title IX Coordinators

The director of gender equity (Title IX coordinator) is supported by deputy Title IX coordinators.  Deputy Title IX coordinators are available to offer assistance with respect to prevention and response.  Deputy Title IX coordinators are appropriately trained regarding sexual and relationship violence.  Contact information for the deputy Title IX coordinators is:

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students
Dean of Students (Ellen Fingado)
773-325-7290
deanofstudents@depaul.edu

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Staff
Employee Engagement & Equal Opportunity Specialist (Gianna Bellavia-Johnston)
312-362-8506
gbellavi@depaul.edu

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Faculty
Associate Provost for Student Success and Accreditation, Academic Affairs (Caryn Chaden)
312-362-8885
cchaden@depaul.edu

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Athletics
Senior Associate Athletic Director, Athletics (Jill Hollembeak)
773-325-4034
jhollemb@depaul.edu

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Enrollment Management
Compliance Director, Financial Aid (Agnes Roche)
312-362-5024
aroche2@depaul.edu

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Compliance
Director, Compliance (Emily Opalski)
312-362-5310
eopalski@depaul.edu​​