2016-2017 Academic Catalog: Sexual Harassment

Institutional Policy

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.