Civil Rights Programming and Services

The California State University is committed to maintaining an inclusive and equitable community that values diversity and fosters mutual respect. The safety and well-being of our communities, as well as ensuring every university has a safe working and learning environment is a priority for the CSU. 

The Chancellor’s Office Civil Rights Programming and Services unit oversees and supports the work of our Title IX and other civil rights (Title VI/Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation (DHR)) professionals throughout the California State University system.

The Chancellor’s Office Civil Rights Programming and Services unit develops and ensures consistent interpretation and implementation of the CSU Nondiscrimination Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Exploitation, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, Stalking and Retaliation as well as guiding infrastructure and supporting CSU’s culture of care and compliance.

For more information, please email​ or call (562) ​951-4533

Campus Civil Rights
(Title IX & DHR Offices)

The CSU’s Commitment To Change​​​

Title IX

Title IX is a federal civil rights law that protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive financial assistance from the federal government.

Learn More About Title IX
Title IX Campus Coordinators
Campus Title IX Offices

Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation (DHR)

The CSU Nondiscrimination Policy protects people from discrimination based on age, disability, gender, gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status, nationality, race or ethnicity (including color, caste and ancestry), religion, sexual orientation, and veteran or military status.

Learn More About DHR
Campus DHR Administrators
DHR Campus Offices

Affirmative Action a​nd Equal Opportunity

Chief among the system’s commitments is fostering a diverse, inclusive and tolerant environment​.

See How We Create A Safe Place to Work and Study
CSU Chancellor’s Office & University ​Employment

Whistleblower and Whistleblower Retaliation

The CSU provides methods to report improper activity and protects the rights of those who report.

Lear​n More About W​histleblower Protections
Whistleblower Campus Administrators