The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, also known as the Clery Act, is a federal law that requires institutions of higher education to have in place certain security and safety policies, and to disclose certain crime statistics. Learn more about the Clery Act.
Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment Policy
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is committed to creating and maintaining a community environment that is free from sexual violence and harassment. This policy prohibits acts of sexual violence and sexual harassment on university property, at university-sanctioned or university-affiliated events, and where off-campus conduct affects a member of the university community. This policy applies to all university students and employees. The university is committed to educating its community and to promptly and effectively responding to and redressing conduct that violates this policy. This policy provides the UW-Platteville community with information and resources to identify, report, and respond to sexual violence and sexual harassment including, sexual assault, stalking, and dating and domestic violence. Review the complete policy.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq., prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.
State Authorization of Distance Education
Pursuant to Wis. Stats. Ch. 39.85, et. al, the State of Wisconsin is a member of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement through the Midwestern Higher Education Compact which regulates the manner in which participating institutions may offer distance learning education to students who reside in other states. UW-Platteville is a participating institution in SARA. On September 7, 2016, the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) approved institutional participation of UW-Platteville. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of post-secondary distance education. Please visit our State Authorization and Disclosures page for disclosures associated with SARA, international enrollments, refunds, student complaints, and professional licensure.