Sexual Assault and Relationship Abuse

Sexual assault is unacceptable and will not be tolerated at Stanford University. Stanford University is committed to providing information on services, resources, and treatment available to survivors of sexual assault and relationship abuse. Perpetrators may face civil or criminal charges and/or campus disciplinary actions.

Comprehensive information including options, resources, and links to University policies can be found at the following website: Sexual Assault http://studentaffairs.stanford.edu/sara.

The Office of Sexual Assault & Relationship Abuse Education & Response (SARA), a division of Student Life,  addresses campus incidents and assists students who are victims of sexual assault, sexual misconduct, and relationship abuse. The Office is available for consultation with faculty and staff to address student disclosures and other concerns related to sexual and relationship violence.

The SARA office is available for on site consultation and support, academic and administrative advocacy, case management, and referrals.The office works in conjunction with campus and community partners to coordinate access to a wide range of services and support. Staff is available by appointment Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm and may be reached at 650-725-9129 or at saraoffice@stanford.edu. The office is located in the Mariposa House, Room 208 and 209. Comprehensive information including options, resources, and links to University policies can be found at the following website: Sexual Assault http://studentaffairs.stanford.edu/sara.

For more information, please contact Angela Exson, Assistant Dean of Student Life and Director of the SARA Office at (650) 725-9129, saraoffice@stanford.edu, or visit the Sexual Violence Advisory Board website at http://studentaffairs.stanford.edu/sara.

For 24-hour confidential and anonymous Rape Crisis Counseling, individuals may contact the YWCA Stanford Hotline at (650) 725-9955.

The YWCA Sexual Assault Center assists students, staff, faculty and other Stanford campus affiliates who are victims of sexual assault to provide options for medical assistance, law enforcement response, legal and judicial services, and emotional support.

Sexual assault is unacceptable and will not be tolerated at Stanford University. Stanford University is committed to providing information on services, resources, and treatment available to survivors of sexual assault and relationship abuse. Perpetrators may face civil or criminal charges and/or campus disciplinary actions.


Resources

YWCA Stanford Rape Crisis Hotline:
725-9955

SARA (Sexual Assault and Relationship Abuse) Office: 650-725-9129
saraoffice@stanford.edu

CAPS (Counseling and Psychological Services)

Campus clergy:
723-1762

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Useful Websites

U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime

National Domestic Violence Hotline