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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Title IX?  
What conduct is prohibited by Title IX and UT Southwestern policies?  
What is sexual harassment?  
What is sexual violence?  
What is a hostile environment?  
What should I do if I am a victim of sexual violence?  
How can I report an incident or Title IX concern?  
Who can I talk to, confidentially, about a Title IX-related concern?  
What if I am concerned about retaliation?  
Can I remain anonymous if I report possible sexual harassment?  
What happens if I decide not to report an incident to a Title IX Coordinator?  
How are incidents of sexual misconduct that occurred a long time ago, happened off campus, or were committed by an individual who is not a student, resident, or employee handled?  
Is there a time limit to report sexual misconduct?