Notice of Nondiscrimination

Middle Tennessee State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic or national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity, in its programs and activities. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Carol Clark
Director of Employment / Employee Relations
2269 Middle Tennessee Boulevard
204 Sam H. Ingram Building
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-5133
ca.clark@mtsu.edu

For complaints against students:
Laura Sosh-Lightsy
Assistant Dean, Judicial Affairs and Mediation Services
128 Keathley University Center
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2750
Laura.Lightsy@mtsu.edu

For complaints against faculty, staff, and visitors:
Barbara Patton
Executive Director - Institutional Equity & Compliance
220 Cope Administration Building
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2185
blpatton@mtsu.edu

For athletics:
Diane Turnham
Associate Athletic Director/Senior Women's
Administrator
150A Murphy Center
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2938
dturnham@mtsu.edu

You may also direct inquires to the United States Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights:

The OCR office for Tennessee is located at:

Atlanta Office
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
61 Forsyth St. S.W., Suite 19T70
Atlanta, GA 30303-8927
(404) 974-9406
(404) 974-9471 (fax)
(877) 521-2172 (TDD)
OCR.Atlanta@ed.gov

The OCR National Headquarters is located at:

U.S. Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights
Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg.
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-1100
(800) 421-3481
(202) 453-6012 (fax)
(877) 521-2172 (TDD)
OCR@ed.gov