Address campus challenges or continuously improve your Title IX policies and procedures by working with our subject-matter experts.
At Grand River Solutions, we understand that each school is unique, from its student body to its culture and values. Our experienced team members will assist you in developing a customized approach to fit your Title IX needs.
We provide a variety of in-depth consulting services that range from Title IX assessments to investigations and Title IX trainings. We are able to provide any combination of services to support your institution’s specific, and sometimes evolving, goals. You may choose to have us work with you on-campus or set up a remote, off-campus process that helps augment your existing staff and resources.
Grand River’s Title IX team offers you a flexible and collaborative approach. Our qualifications are distinctive because we have experience-based knowledge of the challenges and complexities of working within the college and university sector. Our team members have served in higher education leadership roles that include holding responsibility for Title IX/VAWA/Clery and sexual assault/sexual violence compliance throughout a multi-campus university system. We can truly act as trusted advisers to our clients.
Our team works with you to draft policies that address harassment, discrimination, and interpersonal violence in all its forms. In doing so, we are committed to:
- Making sure policies fully align with current federal and state laws
- Providing unbiased guidance and applying best and emerging practices
- Working within your school’s mission, culture, resources, and values
Policy Compliance or Audit Review
Title IX Coordination and Staffing Support
- Interim, On-Site Title IX Coordinator: we provide you with an experienced, temporary coordinator during a vacancy or leave of absence in the position
- Off-Site Title IX Coordinator: we provide expert management and coordination of all or part of harassment and discrimination response work
- Title IX Coordinator Support: we offer in-depth, ongoing coaching, mentoring, and training support for all Title IX Coordinators
Adjudication, Hearing, and Appeals Coordination and Support
Investigations and Alternative Resolution Support
Title IX Training Services
Education and training can be the best way to ensure that your policies and procedures are clearly communicated, fully understood, and properly executed. Grand River is highly skilled at providing training that is tailored for each type of audience. We work with you to develop and implement training plans for members of your campus community, or we can help you to assess and improve your existing programming.
Coaching and Mentoring
Grand River offers individualized coaching and mentoring for Title IX Coordinators, investigators, hearing coordinators, hearing and appeals officers, and others directly involved with the Title IX process including leadership officials.
Training and Education
Our team of recognized national leaders will develop and conduct customized workshops, boot camps, executive level briefings, and flexible training programs. We cover topics such as discrimination, harassment, the intersection of Title IX and the Clery Act, as well as best and promising practices that impact these topical areas.