Sexual Violence Definitions
Please use the side bar to navigate to definitions of and more information on sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, stalking, and sexual exploitation.
For more help with any of these issues, please see university policy, contact the Sexual Assault Resource Team (SART), or see other university and local/national resources.
Stop Sexual Violence Before it Happens: Bystander Intervention
Often when sexual violence happens there are witnesses to the crime itself or the build up to it. We call these people bystanders. Many times bystanders hesitate to get involved for various reasons, but often have the power to stop horrible acts from happening. For more information on ways to intervene effectively and safely through Bystander Intervention, please click here.