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Issue Brief: The Department of Education's Guidance on the Role and Responsibilities of Title IX Coordinators

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Issue Brief: The Department of Education's Guidance on the Role and Responsibilities of Title IX Coordinators

April 30, 2015

On April 24, the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights released a guidance package on campus Title IX coordinators.

Although the new document largely restates previous OCR guidance, it also clarifies these prior documents and recommends certain practices. The guidance package also highlights OCR's view that Title IX coordinators are key to an institution's Title IX compliance efforts.

This issue brief summarizes aspects of the new guidance and flags selected points that OCR has not previously conveyed. ​​

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