Office of Title IX

Title IX is a Federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance. Sexual harassment may constitute a form of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX. It is important to understand the definition of sexual harassment includes sexual violence. For more information, visit: WashU HR or Know your IX.

Campus SaVE Act

The Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act, or Campus SaVE Act (SaVE), is a 2013 amendment to the federal Jeanne Clery Act. SaVE was designed by advocates along with victims/survivors as a companion to Title IX that will help bolster the response to and prevention of sexual violence in higher education.

Director & Title IX Coordinator, Title IX Office

Jessica Kennedy

Director, Title IX Office & Title IX Coordinator

Jessica is available to meet with students individually to discuss options or refer to an appropriate campus resource. Visit