MISSOULA, Mont. -

NBC Montana learned Monday that the Department of Education has upgraded its probe of alleged Title IX violations at the University of Montana.

A department spokesman told us, ?OCR is currently conducting a Title IX compliance review of the University of Montana-Missoula, in collaboration with investigations, including a Title IX compliance review, launched by the U.S. Department of Justice. The review will also examine whether the University responded promptly and appropriately to complaints of sexual harassment and sexual violence. ?

The review initially began with a complaint filed alleging the University did not respond promptly or appropriately to complaints of sexual harassment and sexual violence.

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