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Sexual Assault Survivor Resources

GENERAL INFORMATION: Sexual misconduct, stalking, sexual harassment and relationship violence are often hidden from view. You or someone you know may have experienced this problem. While the University of Montevallo has a very low percentage of violent crimes, the national statistics show that crimes of this nature are underreported  The psychological trauma caused by sexual misconduct can be severe and long-lasting. This page is devoted to making sure that you are aware of your options, our policies and the resources available to you as a student at the University of Montevallo.

The University of Montevallo opposes sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking and sexual harassment of and by faculty, staff and students. See Quick Links at the bottom of the page for links to our administrative policies for 01:114 -Title IX Compliance and 01:115 – Sexual Harassment.

UMCares and Maxient Reporting


 

If you would like to report an incident of sexual misconduct, relationship violence or stalking, click the Report an Incident button above or you can contact one of the following people:

 Ms. Barbara Forrest
Title IX Compliance Officer
Will Lyman House
Station 6055
Montevallo, AL 35115
Phone: 205.665.6055
forrestb@montevallo.edu
Dr. Tammi Dahle
VPESA/ Dean of Students
Primary Appellate Officer
Main Hall, Lower Level
Station 6020
Montevallo, AL 35115
Phone: 205.665.6020
dahlet@montevallo.edu
Ms. Karen Willingham
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Student Conduct Officer
Main Hall, Lower Level
Station 6020
Montevallo
Phone: 205.665.6020
willinghamkl@montevallo.edu

Consider these national statistics from RAINN, the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network:

  • 1 out of every 6 women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape in her lifetime
  • 1 in 33 men will experience a sexual assault in their lifetime
  • 2/3 of all rape victims were attacked by a friend or acquaintance
  • 1 in 5 undergraduate women are victims of attempted or actual sexual assault

Outside resources

AARDVARC.OrgAlabama Coalition Against Domestic ViolenceKnow Your IXBystander Intervention-Men Can Stop RapeNot AloneRAINNRape ResponseSafeHouse YWCA Central Alabama