Notice of Nondiscrimination
KGI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, religion, disability, national origin, ethnic origin, or prior military service in any of its policies, procedures, and practices, including admission policies, educational policies, fellowship and loan programs, employment policies, and other Institute-administered programs and activities. This statement is in compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other requirements of Federal and state law.
Annual Fire Safety and Security Report (AFSSR)
The Office of Student Services at KGI prepares the Annual Fire Safety and Security Report (AFSSR), to comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), using information maintained by Human Resources, Campus Security Authorities (CSAs), Campus Safety, information provided by Residence Life and Claremont Police Department. Each of these offices provides updated policy information and crime data. As a part of the Claremont University Consortium, KGI is required to distribute a notice of the availability of this Annual Fire Safety and Security Report (AFSSR) by October 1 of each year, to all members of the KGI community
Pregnancy, Childbirth, Adoption, Lactation Policy
Keck Graduate Institute prohibits discrimination on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable law, including discrimination on the basis of pregnancy. In accordance with federal and state law, KGI has created a Pregnancy, Childbirth, Adoption, and Lactation Policy that can be accessed here.
Sexual Assault Campus Climate Survey
The HEDS Survey was administered in March of 2018 as a follow-up to the 2015 administration of the survey. The following topics were addressed:
- Perceptions of campus climate around unwanted sexual contact and sexual assault
- Perceptions on how the Institution addresses and responds to sexual assault
- The extent to which students have experienced unwanted sexual contact, sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence
For the full reports, see below:
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) prohibits sex (gender-based) discrimination and harassment in educational programs and activities at institutions that receive federal financial funding. Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) is committed to providing students with learning and working environments free from all forms of discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct. KGI has designated a Title IX Coordinator and Five Deputy Coordinators to assist our community regarding discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct. A full copy of KGI’s Sexual Discrimination, Harassment, and Misconduct Policy can be found here.
Contact: Brittany Raygoza, Title IX and Clery Coordinator
LiveSafe has partnered with The Claremont Colleges to provide safety-related communication via a campus safety app linked to a cloud-based command dashboard. This app allows our students to share information with friends and safety officials about sexual assault, mental health issues, and violence—preventing incidents before they occur. Download the LiveSafe app.
Everbridge Alert System
The Claremont Colleges use Everbridge Alert System to notify students, faculty, and staff when emergencies occur. Notices are sent via email, text messages, and voice messages. Students are registered for Everbridge Alerts automatically through our IT department who downloads and updates the information everyday via our student management system. Students are encouraged to keep updated contact information on file with the Registrar’s Office. Staff and Faculty are registered during their onboarding process through our Human Resources Department. Staff/Faculty may contact Brittany Raygoza at Brittany_Raygoza@kgi.edu to update their contact information.
To report a crime call Campus Safety at (909) 607-2000 or (909) 607-7233 or visit their website.
- For all internal reporting between employees and individuals within KGI, please use MySafeCampus® to report an incident or complaint. MySafeCampus is a website that transmits data to the appropriate individuals within your organization while protecting the identity of the user, if the user chooses to remain anonymous.
- To report an incident to Campus Safety as a silent witness (not for emergencies or crimes-in-progress), please use the “Silent Witness” online form.