Reporting Suspected Abuse and Neglect of Children, and Elderly or Disabled Individuals

Policy number: 
Policy description: 

The University of North Texas (UNT) is committed to protecting children as vulnerable members of society and in fulfilling the institution’s obligation to report suspected child abuse or neglect as required by Texas law.

See full policy (PDF): 
PDF icon Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect
Policy owner: Office of the President
Policy contact: 
Clay Simmons
Chief Compliance Officer
University Compliance and Ethics
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff, Students, All University
Date Issued: 
Monday, June 22, 2015

Last updated: 

New Policy
UNT Policy "Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect" was created to bring UNT into compliance with existing Texas Law (Texas Education Code and Texas Family Code) and UNT System's Regents Rules (04.1100 Reporting Suspected Wrongdoing). Effective 6/22/2015.