For the safety of conference attendees, the Texas Higher Education Law Conference has been postponed and will be rescheduled for the fall.


The Texas Higher Education Law Conference provides college and university professional in the public and private sector, and attorneys who advise them, the most current information on important developments in such areas as student legal issues, first amendment rights, technology dangers, FERPA and free speech areas to name a few.

Scheduled Topics

  1. Cybersecurity
  2. Statutorily Required Sexual Misconduct Reporting
  3. Institutional Governing Boards
  4. Title IX Update
  5. ADA Update
  6. Supporting Undocumented Students
  7. FERPA
  8. ADA, Section 504, and Neurodiversity issues
  9. OCR Update
  10. LGBT Discrimination under Title VII

March 23-24, 2020

Gateway Center Ballroom

University of North Texas

Denton, Texas

Sponsored by the UNT Center for Higher Education and the College of Education

Co-sponsored by:
  1. Independent College and Universities of Texas
  2. North Texas Community College Consortium
  3. UNT Department of Counseling and Higher Education
  4. UNT Higher Education Development Initiative
  5. Praesidium
  6. Council of Public University Presidents and Chancellors
  7. The Texas Association of College and University Police Administrators
  8. The Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  9. Texas Association of School Boards
  10. Bill J. Priest Center for Community College Education


Clifford P. Harbour, JD, EdD
Professor, Higher Education Program
Department of Counseling and Higher Education

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RoyAnn Cox


Katie Marion
Event Planning & Scheduling Services