Campus Sexual Violence

Sexual assaults of students occurs at colleges and universities across the nation. It includes acts like unwanted touching or sexual contact. Anyone can be a victim of campus sexual violence regardless of age, gender, race, or sexual orientation.  


Key Elements of effective policy addressing campus sexual violence

The Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance offers a comprehensive set of recommendations for a substantial impact on campus sexual assault prevention and response like keeping a trauma-informed perspective, holding offenders accountable, and being coordinated, consistent, and comprehensive.