Title IX

Title IX Statement
Title IX of the Education Amendments 1972 (20 U.S.C. s1681 et seq.) and it’s implementing regulations, 34 C.F.R. Part 106 (Title IX), “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”

South Texas College Policy 4216:

Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation and Sexual Misconduct

Read Policy 4216

Additional Information

Complaint & Grievance Procedures
Complaint Process Flowchart

Title IX Links

Student Resources Employee Resources Pregnant or Parenting?

South Texas College Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities  

South Texas College Counseling and Student Disability Services
956-872-2173 (Pecan Campus)
956-447-1229 (Mid-Valley Campus)
956-488-5864 (Starr County Campus)
956-872-6125 (Technology Campus)
956-872-3077 (Nursing and Allied Health Campus)

South Texas College Department of Public Safety

Mujeres Unidas/Women Together
956-630-4878 (McAllen)
956-854-4369 (Weslaco)

Family Crisis Center, Inc. (Harlingen)

Friendship of Women, Inc. (Brownsville)

Contact Your Local Police Department

Employee Resources

South Texas College Office of Human Resources
2501 W Pecan Blvd, McAllen, TX 78501
Human Resources: 956-872-3646
Benefits Department: 956-872-3804

Title IX Survivors

Community Resources

Mujeres Unidas

Family Justice Center
511 Cynthia 
McAllen, Texas 78501 
Office: 956-687-4715

Weslaco Satellite Center
111 E. 5th Street 
Weslaco, Texas 78596 
Office: 956-854-4369

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office - Crime Victim Assistance
100 E. Cano St, 3rd Floor 
Edinburg, Texas 78539 
Phone: (956) 292-7600

Police Departments

South Texas College Department of Public Safety
2509 W Pecan Blvd., McAllen, TX 78501
Phone: 956-872-4444

McAllen Police Department
1601 N. Bicentennial Blvd., McAllen, TX 78501
Phone: 956-681-2000

Rio Grande City Police Department
402 E. Main St., Rio Grande City, TX 78582
Phone: 956-487-8892

Weslaco Police Department
901 N. Airport Dr., Weslaco, TX 78596
Phone: 956-968-8591

Pregnant or Parenting?

Know Your Rights

For Pregnant and Parenting services students may contact the:

Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities 
Phone: 956-872-2180
Email: osrr@southtexascollege.edu
Location*: Pecan Campus
Student Services Building
Room K.2-1106

*Students may contact the office to schedule an appointment at the South Texas College campus nearest them.

Campus Nursing Mothers Rooms

Under Title IX, students have certain rights regarding their education and status as a pregnant/parenting student.

Nursing Mothers Rooms are provided to employees and students at each campus. A responsible Administrator is assigned to each campus and a contact is assigned who maintains the key to the room and the sign-in log.

Nursing Mothers Rooms

Location Administrator Room Access Contact Contact Info. After Hours Phone
Pecan Campus H 116 Paul Hernandez Rosie Pena 872-3535 Student Info Ctr. 872-8311
Mid Valley Campus H 113 Danny Montez Thalia Figueroa 973-7600 Alma Alba 447-1274
Starr County Campus E 2.302 Art Montiel Azalia Barrera 488-5877 Azalia Barrera 488-5877
Nursing & Allied Health 104 Jayson Valerio Karen Castillo 872-3186 Jayson Valerio 739-8623
Technology Campus C 152 Mario Reyna Linda Alvarado 872-6102 Mario Reyna 458-5751