Equity & Civil Rights

Tallahassee State College (TSC) is committed to an environment that respects the rights of all individuals, provides equal access and equal opportunity, and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its programs and activities.

As an institution of higher education, the College reaffirms both its policies of equal educational opportunity and open admissions for all individuals, and its commitment to maintaining and promoting nondiscrimination in all aspects of recruitment and employment.  The complaint of any student, employee or applicant who has reason to feel he or she has been affected by discrimination, sexual misconduct or harassment will be addressed through appropriate policy and procedure. See Policy 8420 for complaint procedures and a Glossary of Terms for pertinent definitions for filing a complaint regarding these matters.

In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Tallahassee State College believes no person shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity. Follow the provided links for additional information regarding Title IX Compliance and complaint procedures.  

The College has designated Renae Tolson, Director of Business Process Improvement, as the College’s Equity Officer and Title IX Coordinator. Ms. Tolson is located in the Administrative Services Suite, room number 239 on the second floor of the Administration Building.

Complaints of discrimination, sexual misconduct, or unlawful harassment involving applicants, faculty/staff, students, vendors or guests should be filed directly with the College’s Equity Officer/Title IX Coordinator at (850) 201-6074, or renae.tolson@tcc.fl.edu, or mailed to:

Tallahassee State College
Attn: Renae Tolson, Equity Officer & Title IX Coordinator
Room 239 Administration Building
444 Appleyard Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895