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Stanford is committed to providing a campus environment that is free of sexual violence. Please use this website to get access to help and support when you need it. Explore the site to learn more about what we all must do to prevent sexual assault and all forms of sexual misconduct in our community. Join us in fostering a campus culture that is respectful to all and allows each member of our community to take full advantage of the extraordinary opportunities at Stanford.

— John W. Etchemendy, Provost

Getting help if you have been sexually assaulted

If you have been sexually assaulted, we are here to support you. Confidential counseling, emergency response and medical support are available to assist you, 24 hours a day. You can choose the resources you're most comfortable contacting. You are not alone -- there are people who can help you.     Read more

How to report a sexual assault

If you have experienced a sexual assault, Stanford encourages you to make a report both to the University and to local law enforcement. If you need help understanding your options, that help is available, too.     Read more

Stanford's sexual assault policies

Stanford has clear policies prohibiting sexual harassment, sexual assault, relationship violence (including domestic and dating violence), sexual misconduct and stalking. Know these policies so you can play a personal role in preventing sexual assault and misconduct at Stanford.   Read more

Sexual respect at Stanford

Members of the Stanford community have the right to live, work and study in a safe and healthy environment. The University is continually working to strengthen its programs and welcomes input.   Read more