During the university’s COVID-19 response, the Title  IX Office will continue to provide services and conduct investigations remotely. We will schedule meetings and interviews via phone and Zoom videoconference as needed. If you are seeking assistance, please email titleix@wustl.edu.

To make a report or request information, please email titleix@wustl.edu. Our email will be checked regularly M-F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and we will respond to you as quickly as we can.

The Title IX Office is committed to responding to discrimination – including sexual harassment and sexual violence – in an effective, timely and transparent manner. We are equally committed to ensuring any individuals involved in these incidents will be treated as respectfully and fairly as possible.

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Faculty & Staff

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What is the process if I have been accused? (Faculty / Staff)


Learn more about WashU’s commitment to ensuring that our students are supported, treated fairly and respectfully, and given the appropriate tools to navigate the Title IX process.



Washington University in St. Louis does not discriminate based on sex in any of our educational programs or activities. Sexual harassment, a form of sex discrimination, is also prohibited in accordance with Title IX.


“No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.”

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

Contact the University Title IX Office

Jessica W. Kennedy
Director & Title IX Coordinator

Cynthia M. Copeland
Assistant Director & Associate Title IX Coordinator


Federal Title IX Resources

Kansas City Office

Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
One Petticoat Lane
1010 Walnut Street, Suite 320
Kansas City, MO 64106

Fax: 816-268-0559



Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-1100

Customer Service Hotline:
Fax: 202-453-6012
TTY: 800-877-8339
Office for Civil Rights Website