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Office for Equity and Inclusion (OEI)

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To foster an environment at Niagara University where teaching and learning occur in a respectful, welcoming community.

To ensure that issues of harassment, discrimination and sexual misconduct are addressed in a timely and effective manner that does not tolerate retaliation.

To assist the University in its commitment to foster and sustain a working and learning environment where each member of the community can succeed.

To make report of violations, allegations, or concerns involving discrimination of any protected category, sexual assault, dating/domestic violence, stalking or sexual harassment. Contact the Interim Title IX Coordinator and ODEI Legal Counsel, Marni Bogart at  716.286.8788.


O’Shea Lower Level, B27


Mon. – Fri.
| 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Mon. – Thu.
| 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Fri. | 8:30 a.m. – noon

How to Report

If you are a COMPLAINANT wishing to report an incident of sexual assault, stalking, domestic/dating violence, discrimination or sexual harassment please see the chart below to understand your reporting options, which include confidential resources, both on and off campus. You may contact Interim Title IX Coordinator Marni Bogart directly.

If you are an NU EMPLOYEE, please know that ALL employees are expected to immediately report ANY incident of alleged discrimination (racial, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, religion, national origin, etc.), including sexual assaults, stalking and dating/domestic violence. It is recommended that employees report directly to the Title IX Coordinator or Deputy Title IX Coordinator, but may also report to their supervisor.

NYS Sexual Harassment Complaint Form

New York State Labor Law requires all employers to adopt a sexual harassment prevention policy that includes a complaint form for employees to report alleged incidents of sexual harassment. If you believe that you have been subjected to sexual harassment, you are encouraged to complete this form and submit it to the OEI.

Sexual Violent Resource & Reporting Options

An incident (past or present) has occurred. I want to:



Tara Tierney

Tara Tierney
Executive Assistant



Deputy Title IX Coordinator and Civil Rights Officer

Phone: 716.286.8314



Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Legal Counsel
Interim Title IX Coordinator

Phone: 716.286.8788