Nondiscrimination Statement

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges is committed to providing a learning and working environment free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, and retaliation and cultivating ethical behavior and social responsibility by recognizing the inherent dignity of every person.

All Offices, Divisions, Colleges and other units of Illinois Eastern Community Colleges District No. 529 operate pursuant to all applicable laws relating to equal educational opportunity and affirmative action, including but not limited to Executive Orders 11246 and 11375 as amended, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Human Rights Act of 1977, Section 503/504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Readjustment Act of 1974, Title II of the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008. 

IECC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, religious affiliation, veteran status, national origin, disability, genetic information, or any other protected category.

IECC prohibits the retaliation against a person who files a charge of discrimination, participates in a discrimination proceeding, or otherwise opposes an unlawful discriminatory practice.

The IECC Nondiscrimination policy applies to all conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, selection, recruitment, advertising, layoff and termination, and compensation.

IECC does not discriminate in any of its education programs and offerings, or in any of the activities offered or operated by the District and its Colleges.  Click here to see the Nondiscrimination Procedure.

To report a discrimination complaint or to inquire for more information, contact:
Libby McVicker
Title IX/ADA Coordinator 
320 East North Avenue
Noble, IL  62868
618-393-7508 or 618-393-3491

Inquiries may also be made directly to the U. S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights:
Office for Civil Rights, Chicago Office
U.S. Department of Education
Citigroup Center
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1475
Chicago, IL 60661-4544

Illinois Eastern Community College is an Equal Access/Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Institution.