Title IX

Title IX is a Federal Civil Rights Law That Prohibits Discrimination Based on Sex at All Institutions That Received Federal Financial Assistance. This Includes Sexual Harassment, Sexual Violence, Rape, Sexual Assault, Sex Discrimination, Sexual Exploitation, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, Intimate Partner Violence and Stalking. Title IX Also Provides Reasonable Accommodations for Pregnancy or Pregnancy-related Conditions.



What is Title IX?

  • What is Title IX?

  • Who is the Title IX Coordinator and what are their responsibilities?

  • When should I contact the Title IX Coordinator?

  • Are my conversations with the OIEC confidential?

  • What happens if FGCU does not comply with Title IX?



On and off campus, there are resources to support Title IX related incidents.


Organization contact information
Title IX Coordinator 239-745-4366
University Police Department  239-745-1900
Prevention & Wellness  239-590-7733
Counseling & Psychiatric Services


239-745-3277 (After Hours) 

Student Care Services 239-590-1866
Dean of Students 239-590-7900
Student Health Services  239-590-7966 
Employee Assistance Program  1 (833) 746-8337
Office of the Ombuds  239-590-1022 
Abuse, Counseling & Treatment of Fort Myers 239-939-3112
Project Help of Naples  239-262-7227
Naples Shelter  239-775-1101 (24 hour crisis line)
Lee County Sheriff's Victim Advocate Unit 239-477-1050
Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Dept. of Education (Atlanta Office)  404-974-9406
Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network  
Know Your IX  
It's On Us  

Title IX at FGCU

Meet FGCU's Title IX Coordinator


Precious Gunter
Precious Gunter
Director of Equity, Ethics & Compliance and Title IX Coordinator
Office: Edwards 114
Phone: 239-745-4366

 How to Report Title IX Complaints

  • In person in Edwards 114 (during business hours)
  • Via email at oiec@fgcu.edu (at any time including non-business hours)
  • By calling 239-745-4366 (at any time including non-business hours; please leave a voicemail if we are unable to answer)
  • By mail to (at any time including non-business hours)

    Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance

    Florida Gulf Coast University

    Edwards Hall 114

    10501 FGCU Boulevard South

    Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565

  • By submitting a Hotline Report (at any time including non-business hours).