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Student Rights & Responsibilities

Resources for Sexual Misconduct


  1. Go to a safe location as soon as you are able.
  2. Seek immediate medical attention if you are injured, or believe you may have been exposed to an STI/STD or potential pregnancy.
  3. Contact any of the following for immediate assistance:

    Police Services/Law Enforcement24 hours/7 days a week911
    ASPEN (Support services and advocacy)24 hours/7 days a week866-925-9384
    CWU Violence Prevention & Rescue Team8am-5pm, M-F509-963-3213
    Student Medical &Counseling Clinic8am-5pm, M-F509-963-1881
    509-963-1391 (Counseling)
    Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities8am-5pm, M-F509-963-1515
    Office of Equal Opportunity/Title IX Coordinator8am-5pm, M-F509-963-2206
    (Title IX Coordinator)
  4. Choose how to proceed. You have options, and are encouraged to contact the Violence Prevention & Response Team (VPRT) to discuss your options:
  • 1) Do nothing until you are ready;
  • 2) Pursue resolution through the University;
  • 3) Initiate criminal proceedings; and/or
  • 4) Initiate a civil process against the perpetrator

You may pursue whatever combination of options is best for you. Campus officials are available to accompany students in making reports, if desired. Contact the VPRT or the Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities for more information.

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