Standard HealthCare Service’s College of Nursing (SHC) does not discriminate on the basis of race,
creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, national origin or Vietnamera/
disabled veteran, or on any other basis prohibited by federal or state law, in employment or in the
application, admission, operation, participation, access and treatment of employees and students, in
any of SHC’s programs and activities.
As required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, SHC does not discriminate against
students, employees, or third parties on the basis of sex, including sexual and gender-based
harassment, assault and violence, in any of its educational programs and activities, or employment and
admission decisions. Students, employees, and third parties at SHC are protected by Title IX—
regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or part-time or full-time status—in all aspects of
SHC’s educational programs and activities, including those conducted off-campus.
Questions regarding Title IX should be referred to Heather Ettus, Title IX Coordinator for Standard
HealthCare Services. An individual also may contact the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil
Rights (OCR), the agency charged with enforcing Title IX, at OCR@ed.gov.
Questions regarding all other claims of discrimination should also be referred to Heather Ettus, Title IX
Contact Information for Heather Ettus, Title IX Coordinator
Address: Standard HealthCare Services
College of Nursing
7704 Leesburg Pike, Suite 1000
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone: (703) 495-4134