Whom Can I Call?

While we recognize that a report may emerge through many sources, we encourage those who experience sexual harassment and sexual misconduct to report directly to the Amherst College Police, Title IX Coordinator, Deputy Title IX Coordinator or a member of the Title IX Team.  These individuals will support and provide you w

The Title IX Team

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Laurie Frankl
Title IX Coordinator,

Title IX Explained

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”) prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity. Sexual harassment, which includes sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination. Amherst College is committed to providing an environment free from discrimination, including discrimination based upon sex. Amherst provides support and resources to students, faculty, and staff to address concerns related to sex discrimination and has appointed Laurie Frankl as its Title IX Coordinator.

Sexual Respect Committees