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Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, And Affirmative Action Policy as to Students and Employees

Passaic County Community College, as a public institution, adheres to federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action including New Jersey Law against Discrimination, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX of Education Amendments Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act.  Passaic County Community College hereby gives notice of its nondiscrimination policy to students and employees.

Continuing its policy to support equal opportunity for all persons, Passaic County Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender identity or expression, affectional or sexual orientation, marital status, familial status, liability for service in the Armed Forces of the United States, disability or nationality. This policy applies to the administration of Passaic County Community College’s educational programs, activities, admission, or employment practices.

Inquiries concerning matters related to Title IX or ADA/Section 504 Compliance at Passaic County Community College may be referred to the following person, who has been specially designated by the College to oversee the continued application of the College’s nondiscriminatory policies:

Non-students/Members of the Public Students, Non-students, Members of the Public Contact:

José A. Fernández
Associate Vice President
of Human Resources
Title IX Coordinator/
Section 504 Compliance Officer
(non students)
Office of Human Resources-Room E305
Telephone: (973) 684-6705 

Inquiries, concerns, or complaints may also be referred to:

Office for Civil Rights, New York Office
U. S. Department of Education
32 Old Slip, 26th Floor, New York, NY 10005-2500
Telephone: (646) 428-3800
Facsimile: (646) 428-3843
Email: OCR.NewYork@ed.gov

Contact Us

Office of Disability Services

Phone: (973) 684-6395
E-mail: ods@pccc.edu

Main Campus -Paterson
Memorial Hall M244
(across from the Testing Center)

Passaic Academic Center
PAC – Room 218
Students are met by appointment.
Check with Main Desk for room location.

Wanaque Academic Center
WAC – Room 117
Check with the Main Desk for room location.