Training & Education
Prevention Education for Community Members
The Office of Title IX and Equity Compliance seeks to promote a safe and inclusive working, learning, and living environment at SJU by supporting prevention, education, and advocacy efforts within our community. Some of the offices and programs offering such education and outreach are:
Training of University Administrators Involved in the Title IX Grievance Process
On May 19, 2020, the U.S. Department of Education issued a Final Rule under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. The full text of the Final Rule and its extensive Preamble are available here. The Final Rule requires that schools make public the materials used to train the individuals who implement its sexual harassment policies and procedures.
Saint Joseph’s University is a member institution of the SUNY Student Conduct Institute (SCI). The Title IX Coordinator, Deputy Title IX Coordinators, Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards, Decision Makers, and Appeal Board members receive training through the SCI. To view the SCI training materials, please click HERE. For questions, please email us.
Saint Joseph’s University utilizes an external investigator and external Hearing Officer for matters resolved under the Interim Grievance Policy for Addressing Formal Complaints of Sexual Harassment Under Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972.