King University is bound by federal and state laws, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, and Title VII, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of multiple categories such as race, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, sex, or religion. Sexual harassment, including acts of sexual violence, is a form of sex discrimination. King University is committed to complying with all such laws, but moreover, to providing a safe campus environment for all.
King University seeks to provide safety, privacy to the fullest extent possible, and support to victims of any crime or violation of the Relationship Conduct policy. The University will offer educational programs to promote the awareness and prevention of assault, violence, harassment, and any other type of relationship misconduct. Reports of relationship misconduct will be taken seriously and incidents will be responded to appropriately and in a timely manner.
File a Report
Report any behavior believed to be a violation of the Relationship Conduct Policy should be made to the Assistant Title IX Coordinator (Benny L. Berry, Parks Hall Room #32, [email protected], 423-652-4705), Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students (Matthew S. Peltier, Maclellan Hall Room #11, [email protected], 423-652-4740), or the Title IX Coordinator (James P. Donahue, E.W. King Building, Room #16F, [email protected], 423-968-1187).
Other Important Numbers
- King University Security: 423-652-4333
- King University Counseling Center: 423-652-4742
- King University’s Chaplain: 423-652-4708
- Crisis Center: 276-466-2312
- Abuse Alternatives: 423-764-2287