Non-Discrimination

Non-Discrimination 2017-08-21T10:00:11+00:00

Wichita Area Technical College does not discriminate with regard to race, color, ethnic or national origin, sex, military status, veteran status, handicap/disability, sexual orientation, religion, age or other non-merit reasons, in admissions, educational programs, activities, or employment.

Wichita Area Technical College intends to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, including but not limited to: the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX, which protects all people regardless of their gender or gender identity from sex discrimination, which includes sexual harassment and sexual violence; the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990; the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; the Drug-Free Schools and Campuses Act; the Campus Security Act (Jeanne Cleary Act), as amended; the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and the Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance rules.

The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

 

Justin Pfeifer, Vice President of Student Services, Title IX coordinator
4501 E. 47th St. South, Wichita, KS 67210
316-677-1020 | jpfeifer@watc.edu

 

Judy Mount, Executive Director of Human Resources
4004 N. Webb Rd, Wichita, KS 67226
316.677.9400 | jmount1@watc.edu

 

La Rae Santiago
Specialist, Disability Services
4004 N. Webb Rd, Wichita, KS 67226
316-677-1912 | vsantiago@watc.edu

 

Inquiries concerning the application of anti-discrimination laws may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator or to the Office of Civil Rights:

 

Office of Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education
One Petticoat Lane
1010 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 320
Kansas City, MO 64106
816-268-0550

 

Wichita Area Technical College offers career & technical focused certificate and degree programs in the areas of Aviation, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Skilled Trades, Transportation, Business, Law Enforcement, Design, and General Studies. WATC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a Kansas Board of Regents institution. Many of WATC’s programs hold an additional industry accreditation as well. WATC has an open admission policy, whereby the College will accept any student who completes an application and self-certifies that they are a high school graduate or have obtained their GED.

Wichita Area Technical College
4004 N Webb Rd
Wichita, Kansas, 67226
Phone: 316-677-9400
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