The US Department of Education today released a list of colleges and universities that are under investigation for possible violations of federal law in their handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. The list of 55 schools includes six from Massachusetts. It also includes two other New England schools, Dartmouth College and the University of Connecticut.
Here is a look at the six Massachusetts schools under investigation.
Harvard University campus.
Boston University’s National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories building.
Amherst College’s Merrill Science Building.
Harvard University Law School
Pedestrians crossed the Harvard University campus.
A view of Emerson College.
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Pictured: A residence hall at Commonwealth Honors College at UMass Amherst.