About Western

Title IX

Zero Tolerance Environment


Western Oklahoma State College is a zero tolerance environment related to any kind of discrimination or harassment.  This includes sexual and gender related discrimination as covered by Title IX.  Title IX states "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance."Phone

Any Title IX related concerns should be immediately reported.

Interim Title IX Policy

ATIXA Title IX Training Link:


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April Nelson
Director of Personnel
(580) 477-7896
Office of Guidance and Counseling
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Cheryl Orr
(580) 477-7710
Safety & Security
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Jimmy Poe
Safety & Security Coordinator
(580) 477-7945
Title IX Coordinator
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Hunter Sawders
Criminal Justice Instructor/Title IX Coordinator
(580) 477-7704



What is Western Oklahoma State College?

  • About

    Western Oklahoma State College, established as Altus Junior College in 1926, is the oldest original municipal two-year college still in existence in Oklahoma...
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  • Vision

    Western Oklahoma State College aspires to be the outstanding and innovative community college known for its focus on student success and its service to community and regional development.
  • Mission

    The mission of Western Oklahoma State College is to provide high quality education while ensuring equity, supporting student success, and empowering individuals to become productive members of diverse local, regional, and global communities.