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Title IX @ CPTC

What is Title IX?

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination based on sex in any educational program or activity that receives financial support from the Federal government. Under Title IX, discrimination based on sex includes sexual harassment, sexual violence, and sexual assault. Title IX also prohibits retaliation against individuals who complain about or participate in an investigation regarding an alleged Title IX violation.

Who do I report concerns to?

In non-emergency situations, please report sexual harassment, sexual assault, or any sexual misconduct to the following individual:

Tawny Dotson

Title IX Coordinator and

VP of Strategic Development

CPTC Lakewood Campus, Building 19, Foundation Office




Title IX Grievance Procedures


Additional Resources:

Clover Park Technical College Campus Safety

  • Contact 253-589-5603

Clover Park Technical College Student Counseling Center: 253-589-5548

Lakewood Police Department

  • For emergencies, call 911
  • Domestic violence helpline 253-498-4116
  • Non-emergency line 253-798-4721

Crystal Judson Family Justice Center

  • Domestic Violence Helpline 253-798-4166 or 1-800-764-2420

Rebuilding Hope: The Sexual Assault Center for Pierce County

  • 24 hour crisis, information, and referral line: 253-474-7273 or 1-800-756-7273

YWCA Pierce County

  • 24 hour crisis line: 253-383-2593 or crisis@ywcapiercecounty.org