Alverno College educates the student community about sexual assaults, harassment and prevention through Orientations, the Student Handbook, programming and information through the Counseling and Health Services Department.
If you are a victim of sexual assault while on campus your first priority should be to get to a safe place and then obtain necessary medical treatment. The Department of Campus Safety strongly recommends that a victim of sexual misconduct report the incident toCampus Safety or the appropriate Police Department as soon as possible. An assault should be reported directly to a Campus Safety Officer. Filing an Incident Report with a Campus Safety Officer will not obligate the victim to prosecute, nor will it subject the victim to scrutiny or judgmental opinions. Filing an Incident Report will:
Additional information regarding Sexual Assault Prevention and Response can be found in the Student Handbook, or by visiting the Counseling and Health Services Department located in the Athletic & Fitness Building, Room 203. Changes may be made to a student’s academic or living situation if the situation warrants and are reasonably available.