I was sexually or physically assaulted...

Rights & Options

  • medical cross

    When can I seek medical attention?

    ANY TIME

    Ideally within 72 hours. You will be given a law enforcement case number and given the option to speak with a police officer. An advocate can be present to discuss reporting options and next steps with you.

    A sexual assault nurse examiner can:

    • Discuss concerns such as sexually transmitted infections, HIV and pregnancy
    • Preserve evidence through a sexual assault forensic exam (it is free and does not require a commitment to report)

    Where to go:

    To have a forensic exam conducted by a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE), contact:

    • In Weber or Morgan County, contact the YCC: 801-392-7273 (24/7)
    • In Davis County, contact Safe Harbor: 801-444-9161 (24/7)
    • The Safe@Weber Advocate: 801-626-6090
    • Call your local law enforcement agency
  • emergency 911

    When can I go to the police?

    ANY TIME

    Weber State University Police are available 24/7 to discuss your options, take a report, and put you in contact with a nurse for a forensic exam. 

    You can:

    • Report a sexual assault or domestic/dating violence. Officers are prepared to believe you, listen without judgment, and provide resources.
    • Have a support person, advocate or friend with you. 
    • Speak with the WSU Police, regardless of where the crime occurred, if you have safety concerns on-campus.
     

    WSU Police: 801-626-6460

  • Safe @ Weber

    When can I report the assault to the university?

    ANY TIME

    Administrative investigations are conducted through the Title IX Coordinators & AA/EO staff Barry Gomberg and Aaron Garza. You can also contact the Safe@Weber Advocates, Jessica Pleyel or Paige Davies. 

    Options may include:

    • Formal investigations
    • Informal complaints 
    • No-contact directives
    • Modifications to campus housing or work
    • Academic accommodations
    • Assistance with university petitions
     

    AA/EO: 801-626-6240 or 801-626-6239 or aa-eo@weber.edu

    Safe@Weber Advocate: 801-626-6090 or safeatweber@weber.edu

  • cell phone

    When can I seek additional confidential support?

    ANY TIME

    Counseling & Psychological Services  is available to support you, listen to you and believe you. Safe@Weber Advocacy Services provides a confidential advocate Monday - Friday 8am-5pm. 

    Counseling & Psychological Services: (801-626-6406) Hours:

    • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Fridays: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
     

    Off-campus confidential resources include:

 

Printable Rights & Options Resources (PDF)

Rights & Options Brochure (PDF)

 


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