Skip to main content
Home >  Title IX

Title IX Coordinator

Allie_Oconnell
Allison Lyng O'Connell, Title IX Coordinator

The Title IX Coordinator collaborates across campus constituencies to foster a safe, welcoming, and respectful environment for all members of the Dartmouth community. The Title IX Coordinator provides institutional leadership in ensuring the College is in compliance with federal law and state statutes; oversees the centralized review, investigation and resolution of all complaints related to sexual assault, gender-based harassment, dating or domestic violence, and stalking; and ensures a fair, equitable, and prompt process for all involved. All disclosures or reports of violations of the College's sexual assault, sexual misconduct, or sexual harassment policies will be directed to the Title IX Coordinator.

Allison O'Connell serves as Dartmouth's Title IX Coordinator and Clery Act Compliance Officer. Her responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Ensuring Dartmouth's compliance with Title IX, VAWA, the Clery Act, and other applicable federal and state mandates concerning sex discrimination, gender-based harassment, and sexual misconduct, including sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, and stalking.
  • Providing institutional leadership to prevent, address, and respond to sex discrimination, gender-based harassment, and sexual misconduct;
  • Tracking and monitoring incidents of sex discrimination, gender-based harassment, and sexual misconduct;
  • Overseeing the investigation and resolution of all reports involving students, faculty, staff, vendors, and visitors;
  • Coordinating comprehensive training, education and prevention efforts campus-wide; and 
  • Conducting periodic reviews of campus climate and culture concerning sexual assault, gender-based harassment, and other forms of sexual misconduct.

Top of page

When should I contact the Title IX Coordinator?

Any student, faculty or staff member, or participant in any Dartmouth-sponsored activity who has concerns about sex discrimination or sexual misconduct is encouraged to seek the assistance of the Title IX Coordinator. Contact the Title IX Coordinator to

  • Get information about resources (private and confidential); interim measures; and options for investigation and resolution under College policies; 
  • Share a disclosure, file a complaint, or make a report of sex discrimination, including sexual assault and gender-based harassment as well as domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking;
  • Seek assistance regarding how to respond appropriately to a disclosure of sexual assault, sexual misconduct, or gender-based harassment; and
  • Ask questions about the College's policies and procedures related to sexual assault, gender-based harassment, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.

Contact

Allison Lyng O'Connell, J.D.
Title IX Coordinator
009 Parkhurst Hall
Phone: (603) 646-0922
Email: TitleIX@dartmouth.edu

Top of page

Last Updated: 8/18/17