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Delaware, Ohio 43015
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If you are unsure if you want to get a SANE medical exam, you can call Helpline's SARN at 800.684.2324 anytime to anonymously talk through your options or text Helpline at 898211.
If you are considering reporting to law enforcement click here for more information
Please refer to our Title IX and Clery webpage about student resources for more information and information about campus reporting options.
Not only are acts of sexual violence illegal, OWU has a University Policy on Sexual Misconduct and students who commit such acts, if reported, can be held responsible. No matter the circumstances that occurred, sexual violence is never your fault.
Research shows that when someone is able to speak about a stressful or traumatic event, it is less likely for this event to have significant mental health impacts later on.
Sometimes students are unsure if a sexual assault has occurred. Any sexual activity needs to be consensual or it can be considered sexual assault. Here is an excellent video to learn more about consent:
If you have experienced a sexual assault it was NOT your fault. You did not cause the violence. No matter if you were drinking, no matter what you were wearing - no matter what. You are not responsible for another person's choices and actions.