Materials and Guides


The Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Policy applies to conduct that involves potential unlawful discrimination and harassment, please use the flowchart below to review the Equal Opportunity Office’s response to reports against staff, faculty members, affiliates, or non-affiliates:

Equal Opportunity Policy Flowchart

The Dean of Students investigates complaints of sexual misconduct against Boston University students.


If you would like to designate an advisor, please complete the Advisor Designation Form.

Resource Guides

Infographic – The Investigation Process

This infographic is a visual representation of the investigation process within the Equal Opportunity Office. It will be available at the Equal Opportunity Office and around BU.

Poster – Equal Opportunity Policy

This poster provides a helpful reminder of BU’s Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Policy. It will be displayed at the Equal Opportunity Office and around BU.

Brochure – Resources and Options

This brochure provides a summary of available resources and options at BU and the Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Policy. It is a trifold brochure available in print at the Equal Opportunity Office and around BU.

Guide – Confidential Resources Brochure

This guide provides an overview of available resources, both on and off-campus, that do not have an obligation to file a report with the Title IX Team, unlike mandated reporters at BU.

Infographic – Alternative Resolution

This one-page infographic outlines the process for Alternative Resolution at BU.