Title IX Coordinator

Title IX Coordinator

The Ferris State University Title IX Coordinator is the Individual who has been designated by the University to oversee compliance with federal requirements under Title IX. This includes all duties associated with effectively responding to allegations of sexual violence, ensuring annual training campus-wide, and the provision of educational opportunities and prevention efforts for the campus community.

Office Location: University Center 129E
805 Campus Dr., Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone: (231) 591-2088
Email: [email protected]

Kaitlin Zies

Kaitlin Zies, Title IX Coordinator

Title IX Coordinator: Kaitlin Zies

Title IX Coordinator Kaitlin Zies has previously served Ferris in the roles of Assistant Director of Student Conduct, as a Title IX Investigator, and as a leader in University's Bystander Intervention Education Program. She holds a master’s degree in Human Resources and Organizational Development from Eastern Michigan University. Kaitlin will play a key role in sustaining and evolving Ferris State's comprehensive Title IX compliance and education initiatives.

Deputy: Student Concerns

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students: Nicholas Campau

Title: Associate Dean of Student Life & Director of Student Conduct

Office Location: Office of Student Conduct, BHC 215

Address: 1019 Campus Drive, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (231) 591-3619

Role: The University official listed above is responsible for compliance in matters involving students.


Deputy: Athletics Gender Equity

Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Gender Equity (Athletics): Sara Higley

Title: Compliance Coordinator/Senior Women’s Administrator

Office Location: Athletics

Address: 210 Sports Drive, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (231) 437-0027

Do what is right! After all, we are ALL Bulldogs!