Prohibition of Unlawful Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

COS is committed to providing an academic and work environment that respects the dignity of individuals and groups. COS shall be free of unlawful discrimination and harassment including sexual harassment and all forms of sexual intimidation and exploitation. It shall also be free of all other forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment, including that which is based on any of the following statuses: race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military service, age, sexual orientation, marital status or any other basis protected by law.

COS' Board Policy ("BP") and general Administrative Procedure ("AP") on "Prohibition of Unlawful Discrimination and Sexual Harassment" can be viewed at: 

As the process for complaint investigation is negotiable, the processes for each collective bargaining unit at COS can be viewed at:

If you feel you have been unlawfully discriminated against or sexually harassed, please report your complaint to:

John Bratsch (Dean, HR/Legal Affairs)
Office of Human Resources
915 South Mooney Blvd.
Sequoia 5
Visalia, CA 93277
(559) 730-3830

If you wish to file a written complaint, you may do so using the following form:






Last Updated: 10/18/2017 3:12 PM