Reinventing healthcare one patient at a time

Title IX Information

The following policies have been moved to within the code of conduct
  • Alcohol, Drug Use Amnesty Policy
  • Anti-Stalking Policy
  • Bystander Intervention Policy
  • Confidential Reporting Policy
  • Dating Violence Policy
  • Domestic Violence Policy
  • Hate Crime-Reporting Bias Incidents Policy
  • Rights of Reporting Individuals Policy
  • Sexual Assault Policy
  • Substance Abuse Policy
  • Substance Abuse Emergencies Policy

Confidential Resources

Students may contact Ellis Medicine Emergency Department Charge Nurse/Sherry Thurman, RN SAFE Nurse and Fr. Anthony Green, Director Pastoral Care, 1101 Nott St, Schenectady NY, 518-243-4064 to obtain confidential medical and counseling services on campus.

Students may also seek assistance for incidents involving sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, or stalking from these organizations not affiliated with the School:

  • Rape Crisis Service 518-346-2266
  • Equinox Hotline: 518-432-7865
  • Unity House Hotline: 518-272-2370
  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
  • The National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
  • Safe Horizon Hotlines: 800-621-4673 (domestic violence), 866-689-4357 (victims of other crimes, 1-212-227-3000 (rape & sexual assault victims)
  • YWCA of Northeastern New York: 518-374-3386
  • NYS Office for Prevention of Domestic Violence: website:
  • In Our Own Voices LGBT Domestic Violence Support Line (residential and non-residential domestic violence services) (Monday-Friday 9am-9pm):
  • Albany County: 518-432-4188
  • Rensselaer/Saratoga/Schenectady County: 518-432-4341
  • Wellspring (residential and non-residential domestic violence services) (Saratoga County): 518-584-8188
  • Mechanicville Area Community Service Center Domestic Violence Advocacy Program: 518-664-4008

Any student, faculty or staff member may access the New York State Sex Offender Registry online by going to

A report of campus sexual assault, domestic and dating violence, and/or stalking also can be made with the New York State Police at:

     New York State Police
     Campus Sexual Assault Victims Unit
     1220 Washington Ave, Building 22
     Albany, New York 12226
     Dedicated 24-hour hotline: 1-844-845-7269

Alcoholics Anonymous Schenectady: 518-463-0906
Alcoholism Treatment Center, Saratoga Springs: 518-587-8800
New Choice Recovery Center, Schenectady: 518-346-4436
Carver Community Counseling Services, Schenectady: 518-382-7838
Bridge Center, Schenectady: 518-346-1277
Conifer Park, Glenville: 1-800-989-6446
Hope House Women & Children: 518-453-8351
Hope House Bette Center Men’s Adult Residential Program, Albany: 518-465-2441
Cocaine Helpline/Substance Abuse Treatment: 1-800-662-4357

The Living Room: Crisis Diversion Services
The Living Room Supervisor:  Eileen Soricillo-McGachey, LCSW-R
Ellis State Street Health Center
1023 State Street – Schenectady NY, 12307
(518) 243-1523
Hours: 10am-6pm

Contact Information

Sue Arpei
Title IX Coordinator
Ellis Medicine, 1101 Nott St
Schenectady NY, 12308
(518) 243-3245

Carolyn Lansing
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Belanger School of Nursing
650 McClellan St.
Schenectady NY, 12304
(518) 243-1582

Keith Edwards
Director, Safety and Security
Ellis Medicine, 1101 Nott St
Schenectady NY, 12308
(518) 243-4691