Join Title IX advisor and hearing decision-maker training

The Office of Civil Rights, Title IX & ADA Compliance (CTAC) is offering training for volunteers interested in serving as advisors and/or hearing decision-makers. Advisors and hearing decision-makers play an integral role in Title IX investigative and hearing process.

What is an advisor?

Advisor means a person chosen by a party or appointed by the university to accompany the party to meetings related to the resolution process, to advise the party on that process and to conduct cross-examination for the party at the hearing, if any.

What is a hearing decision-maker?

Hearing decision-makers are those with decision-making and sanctioning authority within the university’s Formal Grievance process.

When will this virtual training occur?

Participants will have the option to attend one of the following:

  • 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16
  • 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 18
  • 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 24

To RSVP, contact Stephanie Hearnen at or 316-978-5184.