Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance

Image of flatsWelcome to Middle Tennessee State University‚Äôs Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance (IEC). We fully embrace, value and respect the backgrounds, cultures, and identities of our students, faculty, staff, visitors and all who partner or do business with us. Our vision in IEC is to foster a culture of inclusive excellence through our diverse people, philosophies and perspectives in order to advance MTSU as a national leader who leverages diversity to achieve its goals.

IEC Goals are to:

  • Ensure an institutional focus on access, diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Foster a welcoming, engaging and inclusive environment through the recruitment and retention of underrepresented and underserved students, faculty and staff that reflects the diversity of Tennessee, the nation and the global community
  • Provide data that informs university decision-making on access, diversity and inclusion efforts
  • Assess/Monitor institutional progress on access, diversity and inclusion efforts
  • Serve as a resource, advisor and liaison to campus officials, colleges, departments and committees regarding access, diversity and inclusion
  • Provide oversight of federal and state laws related to discrimination and harassment (Title VI, Title IX, equal employment opportunity, affirmative action and the ADA)

Sexual Violence Reporting Form Discrimination and Harassment Reporting Form


The request form for Religious Exemption Accommodations can be found by clicking on the link below:

Religious Exemption-Accommodation Form

Know Your RightsEqual Employment

Office of Institutional Equity
and Compliance
1301 East Main Street
116 Cope Administration Building
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

615-898-2185 Phone
615-904-8041 Fax

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