Title IX Office About

The Title IX Office provides assistance in resolving and investigating complaints of sexual harassment and sexual violence (sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking). Additionally, we provide education and training to raise awareness and expand understanding of sexual harassment and sexual violence. The Title IX Office serves the entire UC Santa Cruz community. To report a possible Title IX violation please contact Tracey Tsugawa at (831)459-2462.

Title IX/HDPIU Contacts

Tracey Tsugawa
Title IX Officer

Layma Ahmadzai
Principal Investigator/Complaint Resolution Officer

Laura Young-Hinck
Response Team Coordinator




Sexual Violence Prevention & Response

UC Santa Cruz is deeply committed to preventing and responding to acts of sexual violence, including sexual assault, sexual harassment, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking. The SAFE website provides the UC Santa Cruz community with information about:

  • How to get help 
  • Reporting options
  • Reporting responsibilities
  • How to support someone and respond to incidents
  • Prevention education and public awareness campaigns
  • Resources on and off campus