Guilford College was one of the initial 55 colleges under investigation in this wave of federal enforcement as announced by the Education Department in May 2014.
At least one alleged victim of sexual assault has spoken publicly about what she sees as an inadequate response by the institution.
The institution has affirmed its commitment to victims of sexual assault, collected resources online, and required an online training program for staff members on how to prevent sexual violence, among other things.
This 10-page document bundle includes letters from the Department of Education to the university and complainant informing them that an investigation is being opened and requesting data from the university (the data request is entirely redacted).
On May 1, under Title IX's gender equality provision, the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights released a list of 55 universities -- which has now expanded to 76 universities including Guilford College -- under investigation for ...