If you are in immediate danger, call 9-1-1.
ACCESS (Assault Care Center Extending Shelter and Support): 515-292-5378 (29-ALERT)
An ACCESS advocate is trained to assist victims of sexual misconduct and can speak with students confidentially as they consider their options. Any communication with an ACCESS advocate is legally protected under Iowa Code Section 915.20, which allows for confidential communications that cannot be disclosed without the student’s permission. Although the advocate is not a university employee, the advocate may accompany the student through any university investigation or adjudication process.
Contact information: http://www.assaultcarecenter.org/
Trained advocate: 515-292-5378 (29-ALERT)
General information: 515-292-0500
Visit the Iowa State University Safety page for on and off campus services and resources.
The Iowa State University Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Assault page contains helpful information, such as:
- What is sexual misconduct?
- Get help
- Help a friend
- File a report
- Prevention, education & awareness
- Campus climate
- Stay informed
- Faculty & staff