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A Step-By-Step Guide for Faculty and Staff

In case of an emergency, call 911 or University Police at 804-289-8911.

For all other after hours, time-sensitive concerns, call 804-289-8715 to speak with a URPD dispatcher who can connect you to the Area Coordinator on duty.

Call the Greater Richmond Regional Hotline at 804-612-6126 at any time to reach a confidential advocate.

***All of the above options are available 24 hours a day/7 days a week.***

When supporting a student who shares they are a survivor of sexual assault, please follow this step-by-step guide adapated from a similar resource at Boston College.

Step 1: Care for the Student

  • Ensure they are safe
  • Provide non-judgmental support

Step 2: Connect the Student with Resources

Step 3: Contact the Title IX Coordinators

You must report the incident to one of the below: