2016-2017 Academic Catalog: Sexual Harassment
Wentworth Institute of Technology strongly affirms its commitment to maintaining a working and learning environment free of sexual harassment. Sexual harassment is a form of discrimination as defined by federal law. The Institute will not tolerate conduct on the part of any employee, associate, or student which has the effect of:
- substantially interfering with an individual’s work/academic performance
- creating an intimidating, hostile or offensive working/learning environment
- interfering with the educational process
- denying any student equal educational opportunity
The Institute will react promptly to complaints expressed to the Vice President for Human Resources/Affirmative Action Officer, the Dean of Students (or designee),or Public Safety who have established procedures for confidential investigation and review.