Discrimination/ Harassment/ Title IX/ ADA Complaints

The University is committed to maintaining a positive learning, working and living environment free from discrimination, harassment, or retaliation. The CSU Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Exploitation, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, Stalking, and Retaliation (Nondiscrimination Policy) requires compliance from the entire campus community. Inquiries concerning compliance with the Nondiscrimination Policy (page 18), Sexual Harassment Policy (page 20), or implementing campus procedures should be directed to the appropriate administrators that can assist in resolving complaints.

For inquiries about discrimination, harassment, and retaliation based on sex, gender, gender expression, or sexual orientation, please contact Sarah Bauer, Title IX Coordinator, CSUF, College Park, Suite 205, (657) 278- 2121 or visit fullerton.edu/titleixOpens in new window .

For inquiries about employee-related discrimination, harassment, and retaliation based on a disability or medical condition, please contact Amanda Davidson, DHR Administrator, CSUF, College Park, Suite 770, (657) 278-4933.

For student referrals and complaints related to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, please contact Lori Palmerton, Director, Disability Support Services, CSUF, Gordon Hall, Suite 101, (657) 278-3112, or visit fullerton.edu/dss.Opens in new window  

For inquiries about discrimination, harassment, and retaliation based on a disability or medical condition, please contact Amanda Davidson, DHR Administrator, CSUF, College Park, Suite 700, (657) 278-4933; or visit hr.fullerton.edu/diep/dhrOpens in new window ; or contact the U.S Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, San Francisco Office, 50 Beale Street, Suite 7200, San Francisco, CA 94105, (415) 486- 5555, Fax (415) 486-5570, TDD (877) 521-2172, or visit www.ed.gov/ocrOpens in new window .

Copies of the above policies and student grievance procedures are available in the offices of the President (CP-1000), Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs (CP-1000), Vice President for Student Affairs (LH-805), Human Resources, Diversity, and Inclusion (CP-700), Disability Support Services (GH-101), University Police Department (UPD-139), College Deans, Office of Student Life (TSU- 247), Titan Athletics (Titan House), and the University Library Reference Desk (PLN).

Disability Access

Contact the Disability Support ServicesOpens in new window Office (GH-101) if you experience a disability-related barrier with registration. For additional information, call DSS at (657) 278-3112. 

Confidentiality and Your Student Information

There have been significant changes to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) regarding students' rights with respect to their educational records. Please refer to pages 25-26 for FERPA information.

Graduate Studies

Cal State Fullerton offers outstanding opportunities for students to pursue a graduate degree. CSUF offers several graduate degrees, including 60 masters and two doctoral programs, with six of our programs being entirely online.

Please visit www.fullerton.edu/graduateOpens in new window for more information on how to best contact us and for a list of programs.

Undergraduate Academic Advising

The university encourages all students to seek advising each semester well in advance of registration. Advisors in each major department and in the College Advising Offices Opens in new window assist students in making appropriate course selections and in planning a course of study. Students have the responsibility to take advantage of opportunities for academic advising provided by the various university offices and programs.

General Education Advising

All undergraduate students may obtain information about the CSUF general education curriculum by visiting the Academic Advising CenterOpens in new window  online or in person. Advising is offered through various modalities virtually and in person, Monday through Friday and all students must run a current Titan Degree Audit (TDA) to meet with an academic advisor.

Major Advising

Students who have declared a major should consult their departmental advisor well in advance of registration. Students who wish to explore the majors offered by a specific college should contact the appropriate advising officeOpens in new window