Students who are not sure whether they want to make a complaint or report are encouraged to seek help from the Haven. The Haven can provide non-judgmental support and information to help the person decide what is best while the person recovers.
The Haven and Lesley Henderson, Assistant Dean of Students
- Campus Center 166
- (757) 221-2449
Other confidential resources for students on campus are:
The Counseling Center offers free, confidential counseling for students and makes referrals to off-site resources, should those prove more beneficial.
- Blow Hall 240
- Phone: 757.221.3620
Students who have been assaulted can receive many confidential services at the Student Health Center, including screening and treatment for sexually transmitted infections, a pregnancy test, and emergency contraception.
- Gooch Drive
- Appointments: 757.221.2998
- Information: 757.221.4386
Dr. Vernon Hurte, Director of Center for Student Diversity
- Campus Center 158
- (757) 221-2301
Other Campus Resources
The WMPD is a resource for students who want to talk with an officer about options for reporting a sexual assualt. One option includes filing an informational report, whereby a student may turn in evidence immediately to the police without pressing charges. This maintains the chain of custody and allows for a students to press charges later, should that be their decision.
- Emergency Phone: 911
- Non-Emergency Phone: 757.221.4596
The Dean of Students staff advocates for student needs, acts as liaison between students and academic departments, and provides support and challenges designed to enhance personal growth, as well as a sense of personal authority and responsibility in each student.
- Phone: 757.221.2510
Health Promotion is committed to enhancing the overall health and wellness of our William & Mary Tribe. Health Promotion has multiple focus areas that include Alcohol and Other Substances, Sexual Health, Mental Health and Wellness, and Sexual & Intimate Partner Violence Prevention.
- Health Promotion Specialist (specializing in Sexual & Intimate Partner Violence Prevention)
Kiersten Boyce, our Title IX Officer, is able to assist students, staff, and faculty file complaints of sex-basd discrimination, harassment, or sexual misconduct involving students.
- Phone: 757.221.3146