Sexual assault gained attention on the campus when the Education Department added the college to a list of institutions facing a federal inquiry for potential Title IX violations over their handling of sexual-violence cases.
The college's student newspaper reported that Union's administration revamped many of its policies after Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, a Democrat, signed legislation that set new standards for how the state's public and private colleges should evaluate and respond to sexual-assault cases.
The college has affirmed its commitment to victims of sexual assault, collected resources online, and taken steps to improve its policies and its climate.
This eight-page document bundle includes two letters from the Department of Education to the university and the complainant, alerting both that an investigation is being opened and requesting data from the university (the data request was mostly r...