Preventing Violence and Promoting Safety in Higher Education Settings: Overview of a Comprehensive Approach.
Includes information on what should be covered in a campus policy, tips for changing policies, information about federal law, and examples from colleges and universities. Department of Education Office of Post-Secondary Education. Dear Colleague Letter National Center for Higher Education Risk Management. The data are drawn from the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U. Department of Education Campus Security Statistics Website database to which crime statistics are submitted annually, via a Web-based data collection, by all postsecondary institutions that receive Title IV funding (i.e., those that participate in federal student aid programs) as required by the Clery Act. In 1999, Congress asked the National Institute of Justice to study school compliance with Federal laws requiring schools to disclose their security procedures, report crime data, and ensure victims’ rights. How College Administrations Can Help Fight Sexual Assault. CHANGE HAPPENS anti-violence campus organizing manual. General Campus Resources National Sexual Violence Resource Center Center for Public Integrity Sexual Assault on Campus: A Frustrating Search for Justice (three-part series).
On campuses, 57 percent of students admit difficulty in identifying abusive dating behaviors.
Grant states that once it becomes clear that emotional abuse is happening, whether digitally or face-to-face, negative perceptions of people who use campus resources as "weak" make it difficult to convince victims to seek help for themselves or recommend it to others.
"Because there is a stigma around mental health issues, sometimes the fact that the resources are in the mental health center can discourage people from walking in," Grant said.
V-day and SAFER have launched the Campus Accountability Project to assist student activities in identifying and improving campus SA policies. • Creating a Proactive Campus Sexual Misconduct Policy • Comprehensive Sexual Misconduct Judicial Procedures • A Model Campus Sexual Assault Response Protocol U. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice. Sexual Assault on Campus: What Colleges and Universities Are Doing About It. The resulting research report provides a comprehensive benchmark of sexual assault policy on the Nation’s campuses. Office on Victims of Crime Message Board Responding to Sexual Violence on Campus.
California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (2015) “Student Safety, Justice and Support: Policy Guidelines for Campuses Addressing Sexual Assault, Domestic/Dating Violence, and Stalking”. This report presents key findings from the research.