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Sexual Misconduct Policy

The University of Baltimore is committed to creating a campus that is safe from sexual misconduct, including sexual and gender-based harassment, sexual violence, dating violence, domestic violence, sexual exploitation and sexual intimidation.

The University actively seeks to:

  • prevent issues of sexual misconduct by educating and providing resources to raise awareness of these issues
  • recognize, respond and provide support to those who have experienced sexual harassment and/or have been the victim of a sexual offense.

View the University's sexual misconduct policy.

General Nondiscrimination Statement

The University of Baltimore ("UB" or "University") does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, race, religion, age, disability, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other legally protected characteristics in its programs, activities or employment practices. Inquiries regarding discrimination related to educational programs and activities should be directed to the Title IX coordinator, Anita Harewood, Vice President, Office of Government and Community Relations, Academic Center, Room 336, phone: 410.837.4533,; Dean of Students, Office of Community Life, Academic Center, Room 112, phone: 410.837.4755,; or Assistant Vice President, Office of Human Resources, Charles Royal Building, Third Floor, 410.837.5410,  This includes inquiries regarding Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 as amended ("Title IX") and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Oversight of Sexual Misconduct Complaints

As part of this commitment, the University has designated a Title IX coordinator and deputy coordinators. The Title IX coordinator is responsible for ensuring that appropriate standards and requirements are met to afford a complainant prompt and equitable resolution and for educating the campus community. 

University of Baltimore
Title IX Coordinator

Anita Harewood
vice president, government and community relations
Academic Center, Room 336
1420 N. Charles St.

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students

Kathleen Anderson
dean of students
Academic Center, Room 112
1420 N. Charles St.

The dean of students is responsible for the oversight of the process to address complaints where the involved individuals' primary University role is as a student.

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Employees

Mary Maher
assistant vice president of human resources
Charles Royal Building, third floor
1319 N. Charles St.

The assistant vice president of human resources is responsible for the oversight of the process to address complaints where the involved individuals' primary University role is as an employee or contractor.

Individuals with inquiries concerning the application of Title IX may also contact:

Office of Civil Rights, Philadelphia Office
U.S. Department of Education
The Wanamaker Building
100 Penn Square East, Suite 515
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3323
Telephone:  215-656-8541
Fax:  215-656-8605; TDD: 800-877-8339

Victim/Witness Support

The University of Baltimore is aware that often a victim of, or witness to, sexual misconduct or violence is confused, uncertain and unaware of various services and support groups that are available, including criminal and civil procedures, the University's investigative process, or such services as medical, emotional, and trauma counseling and support groups.

To help lessen the concerns of individuals involved in sexual misconduct incidents, support services are available. An individual in need of assistance or information may at any time contact:

Office of Community Life and the Dean of Students
Academic Center, Room 112

Office of Human Resources
Charles Royal Building, third floor

Counseling Center
Academic Center, Room 111

UB Police Department
Charles Royal Building
410.837.4444 (emergency)
410.837.5529 (nonemergency)

There are several off-campus services that are available as well:

If you need medical attention, the following hospitals offer a SAFE (sexual assault forensic evidence) exam:

  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center ER: 443.849.2226
  • Mercy Hospital ER: 410.332.9477
  • Baltimore City/County Police: 911
  • Sexual Assault Legal Institute: 877.496.7254
  • Baltimore City Protection Order Advocacy and Representation Project: 410.783.0377
  • Baltimore County Protection Order Advocacy and Representation Project: 410.887.3162

Individuals may also seek a protective order from the District Court in accordance with the provisions of Title 3, Subtitle 15 of the Courts and Judicial Proceedings of the Maryland Code or a protective order or temporary protective order in accordance with Title 4, Subtitle 5 of the Family Law Article of the Maryland Code.

Last Published 10/2/15