Title IX at SATC

Salina Area Technical College is committed to the health and well-being of each student and employee; therefore, SATC is committed to creating a community that is free from acts of sexual violence. The Sexual Violence/Sexual Misconduct Policy complies with the Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 and the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act (section 304(a)(5) of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013, known as the “Campus SaVE Act.” Sexual violence includes any unwanted, unwelcome, forceful, or coercive sexual contact.

SATC’s Non-Discrimination Statement

Salina Area Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, military service, or any other non-merit based factor in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities.

For additional information or inquiries concerning Title VI, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title II, GINA, and the Americans with Disability Act of 1990, please contact: Erica Kruckenberg, Vice President of Student Services, 2562 Centennial Road, Salina, KS 67401 or 785-309-3100, erica.kruckenberg@salinatech.edu

What is Title IX

U.S. Department of Education 

Title IX prohibits sex discrimination in all college programs and activities, including, but not limited to, admissions, recruiting, financial aid, academic programs, student services, discipline, class assignment, grading, and employment.

Sexual harassment and sexual violence are forms of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX.  Title IX also prohibits retaliation against people for making or participating in complaints of sex discrimination.

Title IX Coordinator

Salina Tech’s has designated a Title IX Coordinator who oversees the college’s compliance with Title IX. If you have a complaint involving sexual assault, sex discrimination, sexual harassment, stalking, or dating and domestic violence, or if you have questions about Salina Tech’s policies or procedures in these areas, contact:

Erica Kruckenberg, Vice President of Student Services/Title IX Coordinator
2562 Centennial Road, Salina, KS 67410
erica.kruckenberg@salinatech.edu   785-309-3160

Office of Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education:
One Petticoat Lane, 1010 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 320, Kansas City, MO 64106

How to File a Title IX Complaint

Any student or employee can file a complaint using Salina Tech’s online form located here. Complaints can be submitted online or delivered to the Vice President of Student Services either via mail or in person.

Salina Tech promptly and thoroughly investigates and resolves complaints alleging sex discrimination, sexual harassment, and sexual violence, including sexual assault, stalking, dating violence, and domestic violence.

If this is an emergency, and you’re on campus, call the VP of Student Services at 785-309-3120. If you are off-campus, call 911 for immediate assistance.

If you need to discuss or file a complaint about student sexual harassment or sexual misconduct, please contact Salina Tech’s Title IX Coordinator, Jennifer Callis, at jennifer.callis@salinatech.edu or 785-309-3120.

Training Material for Title IX Team at Salina Tech