Schools EROC Has Assisted
End Rape on Campus (EROC) staff members have assisted with numerous filings of Clery and Title IX complaints. We have worked directly with campus activists from the following colleges and universities:
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
In February of 2014, EROC assisted a first year student file Title IX and Clery complaints against the College for its gross mishandling of her report of a rape and the appeal she filed after HWS cleared three football players charged with gang rape.
New York Times: Reporting Rape, and Wishing She Hadn't: How One College Handled a Sexual Assault Complaint
In April of 2014, EROC assisted 23 Columbia University students with filing Title IX, Title II, and Clery complaints against the College.
New York Times: Students File Complaints on Sexual Assaults at Columbia University
Time: Students File Title IX Sexual Assault Complaint Against Columbia University
Ivy Gate: BREAKING: Students File Title II, Title IX, and the Clery Act Complaint Against Columbia and Barnard
In May of 2014, EROC assisted a Northeastern alumnus file Title IX and Clery complaint related to her rape case.
Buzzfeed: Northeastern University Allows Alleged Rapist to Transfer
Jezebel: College Finds Students Responsible for Rape, Lets Him Transfer
Youngist: Northeastern University's Definition of Consent Allowed Assailant to Transfer
University of California at Berkeley
In May of 2013, students at the University filed a Clery Act complaint. After nine months with no response from the Department of Education, EROC assisted students file a new Title IX complaint and a second Clery complaint on behalf of 31 students and alumni for the school's "gross mishandling" of sexual assault cases.
Los Angeles Times: UC Berkeley Students File Federal Complaints Over Sexual Assault
Huffington Post: Sexual Assault and Injustice at UC Berkeley: A Story of Bearing the Path to Cloud IX
Daily Cal: Students File Charges Against Campus Alleging Mishandling of Sexual Assaults
Bloomberg: Four Colleges Hit With Federal Sexual Assault Policy Complaints
Contra Costa Times: UC Berkeley Sexual Assault Victims File Federal Complaint
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
In March of 2013, the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights announced it was opening two investigations of UNC - Chapel Hill for violations of Title IX and the Clery Act.
New York Times: Activists at Colleges Network to Fight Sexual Assault
Huffington Post: University Of North Carolina Routinely Violates Sexual Assault Survivor Rights, Students Claim
Huffington Post: UNC Faces Federal Investigation Into Retaliation Complaint By Sexual Assault Survivor
In May of 2013, the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights opened an investigation into Occidental College for Title IX violations. A month later, a Clery investigation was opened.
New York Times: Swarthmore and Occidental Colleges are Accused of Mishandling Sexual Assault Cases
Huffington Post: Occidental College Subject Of Federal Investigation Over Sexual Assault Response
LA Weekly: Rape at Occidental College: Official Hush-Up Shatters Trust
In July of 2013, the Department of Education announced its investigation into Title IX violations after students filed a complaint.
New York Times: Swarthmore and Occidental Colleges Are Accused of Mishandling Sexual Assault Cases
Inside Higher Ed: U.S. Will Investigate Title IX Complaint at Swarthmore
Chronicle: 4 More Colleges Are Targets of Students' Complaints Over Sexual Assault
In May of 2013, students at Dartmouth filed a Clery complaint. In July of 2013, a Title IX investigation was opened by the Department of Education.
TheDartmouth.com: Title IX Complaint May Hit College
Huffington Post: Sexual Assaults Mishandled At Dartmouth, Swarthmore, USC, Complaints Say
Huffington Post: Dartmouth Under Federal Investigation For Handling Of Sexual Harassment Complaints
University of Southern California
In July of 2013, the Department of Education announced its Title IX investigation into the school's handling of rape and sexual assault cases.
Policy Mic: USC Rape: Administration Sweeps Assault Claims Under the Rug
Los Angeles Times: U.S. Investigates Handling of Alleged Sex Assaults at USC
StarTribune: USC Students File Federal Complaint over USC Handling of Rape Allegations
In October of 2013, students at Emerson College bravely filed a Title IX complaint against the College. In January of 2014, the Department of Education announced its Title IX investigation into the school's mishandling of sexual assault investigations.
Huffington Post: Emerson College Told Sexual Assault Victim to Not Make a Big Deal of Attack: Complaint
Boston Globe: Emerson Vows to Improve Sexual Assault Investigations
Boston.com: Third Emerson Student Speaks Publicly About Federal Complaint Over College Mishandling Sexual Assault Cases
University of Texas - Pan American
In February of 2014, EROC assisted complainants at the University of Texas - Pan American (UTPA) with filing a federal Title IX complaint related to the University's mishandling of sexual and intimate partner violence investigations.
CNN: Ending Rape on Campus: Activism Takes Many Forms
Huffington Post: Students Claim Bad Note-Taking Sabotaged Sexual Assault Investigations
University of Akron
In February of 2014, EROC assisted students with filing Title IX and Clery complaints related to the University's inadequate and plagiarized sexual assault policies that harmed students.
BBC News: Sexual Assault Survivors Challenge Universities
Newsweek: Does it Matter If Colleges Plagiarize Sexual Assault Policies?
Jezebel.com: University of Akron Might Have Plagiarized Its Sexual Assault Policies
EROC is happy to assist complainants who do not wish to engage media upon filing and has done so at the following institutions.
University of Connecticut
University of Alaska - Fairbanks
Michigan State University