Leeward Community College is commited to being an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEOAA) institution and to Non-Discrimination.

EEO/AA Policy

Our full policy on Non-Discrimination Affirmative Action, Policy Number L1.202

Nondiscrimination under Title IX

Title IX is a federal civil rights law that prohibits gender-based discrimination in educational programs that receive federal financial assistance.

Leeward Community College does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity which it operates, and is required by Title IX and its implementing regulations not to discriminate in such a manner (See also Interim Executive Policy EP 1.204 – Interim Policy and Procedure on Sex Discrimination and Gender-Based Violence).  The University’s prohibition of discrimination in educational programs and activities extends to employment as well as to admission.

For inquiries concerning Title IX please contact our campus Title IX Coordinator.  Individuals may also contact the federal offices below for information regarding Title IX or to file a formal grievance.

Leeward Community College Title IX Corrdinator
Farshad Talebi
Title IX Coordinator 
DHP A102
Telephone: 808-455-0478
Leeward's Title IX webpage

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
Seattle Office
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
915 Second Avenue Room 3310
Seattle, WA 98174-1099
Telephone: (206) 607-1600
Fax: (206) 607-1601
TDD: (800) 877-8339

U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Educational Opportunities Section, PHB
Washington, D.C. 20530
Telephone: (202) 514-4092 or (877) 292-3804 (toll-free)
Fax: (202) 514-8337

For complete information on Title IX at Leeward and how to file a report, please see our Title X page.