A federal lawsuit that alleged history of racial discrimination at Texas Christian University has been settled, according to court documents.
The lawsuit was originally filed in January 2020 by a former Black TCU honors student who said she was “dehumanized, harassed and discriminated against” over a period of two years and was paid less than white students at a campus job.
The suit also accused TCU of being “bigoted, narrow-minded and hypocritical in its treatment of racial minorities.”
The case was broadened to include several other plaintiffs, some of whom were later dropped from the case.
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Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.
The plaintiffs' attorney did not return telephone messages.
In a statement, TCU said, "We are in the process of concluding the lawsuit in a manner acceptable to all parties. We are thankful for this result, as all parties are members of the TCU community."