The Stanford community is a great place to make lifelong friends and a wide variety of interpersonal connections. Most connections here on "the farm" are positive ones but there may be times when friends, colleagues and others are not as respectful as you would wish.
The Sexual Harassment Policy Office staff are available to answer questions about sexual harassment (650.724.2120) and our Resource Guide provides an overview of the many resources Stanford has available for students. However, for comprehensive information, students are encouraged to consult:
Jill Thomas is the Title IX Coordinator. Her role is to ensure that complaints are handled according to established policies and procedures. If you have concerns or questions about Title IX compliance, contact her office:
Stanford's Title IX Office website provides detailed information about Title IX protections for students, including links to Title IX FAQs and the University's Title IX Administrative Policy and Procedures.
The Confidential Support Team (CST), reachable 24/7 at 650.725.9955, offers confidential support to Stanford students impacted by sexual assault and relationship violence, including domestic abuse, intimate partner abuse, stalking and sexual or gender-based harassment. CST services include information and help accessing resources, short-term emotional support and ongoing individual counseling. There is no charge for Stanford students. For more information about CST’s hotline, hours and support services, please visit the CST web page.
The YWCA Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Crisis Line is also available: 800.572.2782
The Office of Sexual Assault & Relationship Abuse (SARA) provides comprehensive resources to Stanford students regarding reported incidents of sexual assault and relationship abuse. SARA also assists with educational outreach and training.