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List of 55 colleges, universities under Title IX investigations over handling of sexual violence

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights on Thursday released a list of 55 colleges and universities under investigation for possible Title IX violations over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints.

Colleges and universities, in addition to K-12 schools, that receive federal funding must comply with Title IX, a federal law demanding that students should not be denied the ability to participate fully in educational and other opportunities due to sex.

The following schools are listed as being under open investigation as of May 1, 2014:

•Arizona State University

•Butte-Glen Community College District

•Occidental College

•University of California-Berkeley

•University of Southern California

•Regis University

•University of Colorado at Boulder

•University of Colorado at Denver

•University of Denver

•University of Connecticut

•Catholic University of America

•Florida State University

•Emory University

•University of Hawaii at Manoa

•University of Idaho

•Knox College

•University of Chicago

•Indiana University-Bloomington

•Vincennes University

•Amherst College

•Boston University

•Emerson College

•Harvard College

•Harvard University - Law School

•University of Massachusetts-Amherst

•Frostberg State University

•Michigan State University

•University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

•Guilford College

•University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

•Minot State University

•Dartmouth College

•Princeton University

•Cuny Hunter College

•Hobar and William Smith Colleges

•Sarah Lawrence College

•Suny at Binghamton

•Denison University

•Ohio State University

•Wittenberg University

•Oklahoma State University

•Carnegie Mellon University

•Franklin and Marshall College

•Pennsylvania State University

•Swarthmore College

•Temple University

•Vanderbilt University

•Southern Methodist University

•The University of Texas Pan-American

•College of William and Mary

•University of Virginia

•Washington State University

•University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

•Bethany College

•West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine.

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