Our Progress

MSU is committed to cultivating a safe and inclusive campus community characterized by caring and respect for others. This promise extends to you whether you are a student, faculty or staff member, patient or visitor.

COMBATTING SEXUAL ASSAULT ON CAMPUS >

TITLE IX: EXPEDITED EXTERNAL REVIEW

STATUS: Scope of review being finalized and qualified reviewers identified

STRENGTHENING MANDATORY REPORTING COMPLIANCE

STATUS: Policy revisions under review, to be finalized by Aug. 30, 2017

INCREASING TRANSPARENCY AND COMMUNICATION

STATUS: Underway

TITLE IX: ONGOING PROGRAM IMPROVEMENTS

  • Introduced and revised our Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Policy
  • Created the Office of Institutional Equity in 2015 to coordinate and direct MSU’s Title IX program and investigate reported incidents
  • Devoted more resources and personnel to our Sexual Assault Program
  • Required all students to complete an annual online training program
  • Requiried all employees to complete an online training program biennially
  • Streamlined investigation procedures and reduced investigation and adjudication timelines

IMPROVING PATIENT CARE & SAFETY >

PATIENT AWARENESS

STATUS: Complete

EXTERNAL ASSURANCE REVIEW: HEALTHTEAM

STATUS: Potential firms are currently being evaluated with a goal for the review to begin this summer

EXTERNAL ASSURANCE REVIEW: ATHLETE TRAINING AND HEALTHCARE

STATUS: Underway

PROTECTING YOUTHS ON CAMPUS >

UPDATED POLICY

STATUS: Complete

INCREASING OVERSIGHT OF YOUTH PROGRAMS ON CAMPUS

STATUS: Roles and responsibilities being defined.

INCREASING AWARENESS & TRAINING

STATUS: Under development