This page contains information for those who have received notification that they are under investigation. In the university’s process these individuals are referred to as the Respondent. Individuals who are concerned they might be under investigation in the future can also learn about the process and what their rights would be by reading this information.
I was notified by Title IX that I am under investigation, or someone told me they think I did something non-consensual
I want to find a confidential counselor
I want to find a trained staff advisor (experts trained to help students through the Title IX process)
I want to learn more about prohibited conduct
I want to know my rights in a university investigation
I want to talk to the person to convince them there’s been a mistake
- This is not recommended as it may be perceived as malicious dissuasion or retaliation.
I want to know what a university investigation involves
- Initial Assessment
- Investigation, Evidence Review and Hearing
- Misconduct Sanctioning Panel
- Appellate Panel