By signing this pledge, you have made a personal commitment to help keep students safe from sexual assault in the Columbia community and elsewhere.
The purpose of this campaign is accomplish these four goals, as created by the White House.
- To RECOGNIZE that non-consensual sex is sexual assault.
- To IDENTIFY situations in which sexual assault may occur.
- To INTERVENE in situations where consent has not or cannot be given.
- To CREATE an environment in which sexual assault is unacceptable and survivors are supported.
Resources and Services
There are many services and resources on campus and the Columbia community to help our students and people like them.
RSVP Center has professional staff members to provide referrals for counseling, medical and legal services through basic case management and advocacy by appointment.
Anyone is welcome to utilize RSVP Center services.
MU Counseling Center promotes the success and growth of individuals in the MU community and the campus as a whole, fostering personal, intellectual and psychological well-being.
Student and faculty are more than welcome to utilize services at the Counseling Center
The University of Missouri Police Department (MUPD) is committed to assisting all members of the MU and surrounding community in providing for their safety and security.
If you are in immediate danger, call 9-1-1.
The Student Health Center offers services for all students. They can directly address sexual health, behavioral health, stress management and many other topics from a medical perspective.
True North provides victims with safe housing, advocacy and support. True North is the comprehensive domestic and sexual violence victim service program in the Columbia, MO community.