A Visual Guide to the Title IX Investigation Process
title ix investigation process flowchart

Whether you are a person filing a Title IX complaint, or the person defending yourself from allegations of sexual misconduct, navigating the Title IX investigation process can be confusing.

While procedure and timelines may vary slightly between educational institutions, the current Title IX regulations require basic procedural uniformity. We have put together an interactive map to assist complainants and respondents in navigating the Title IX investigation process. The following flowchart will explain the steps involved in a Title IX investigation from start to finish, including the various options for resolving the complaint, how a complaint can be dismissed, and the process for appealing a decision.

For further information on the Title IX investigation process and how your case may be handled specifically, please call us directly.