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Navigating Laws

Campus Considerations

Discrimination and Bias
Policy on Discrimination, Harassment, and Sexual Misconduct
Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance
Bias Incident Response Team (BRIT)
How to Submit an Incident Report 
Right to Assembly/Protest

Demonstration Policy

Student Conduct

Northwestern University Student Handbook

Local Considerations

Amendment to Chicago’s Human Rights Ordinance Section 2-160-070

Illinois Considerations

More coming soon!

Out-side of Illinois Considerations

Queer people and communities exist on all parts of this earth whether legally recognized or not. If you consider traveling it is useful to know the laws that might impact your experience and the protections you are afforded in some countries as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community find more here: