Statement on Interim Title IX Guidance

Earlier today, the U.S. Department of Education released interim guidance on Title IX. We continue to be dedicated to providing an environment free from discrimination, harassment, sexual violence and retaliation. We reaffirm our commitment to our students, faculty and staff who work every day to support our communities. As always, the University of Missouri System … Continued

AAU Campus Climate Report Commends Universities on Actions Taken to Combat Sexual Misconduct

University of Missouri’s Green Dot program, Office for Civil Rights & Title IX are highlighted in the report Following a comprehensive survey in 2015, the Association of American Universities released a report today highlighting actions that member universities have taken in the past two years to combat sexual misconduct on their campuses. The report specifically highlights the … Continued

New Office of Civil Rights & Title IX Created to Centralize Reporting and Investigations of Discrimination

The University of Missouri is creating a new office called the Office for Civil Rights & Title IX to centralize reports and investigations of discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status. Just as the Title IX Office … Continued