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    Welcome

    YOU ARE NOT ALONE. EVERY PERSON HAS THE RIGHT TO FEEL SAFE.

    At UW-L we recognize that violence in any form can interfere with the work and learning taking place in our community.  Often, someone who experiences a sexual assault, stalking, or violence or abuse in a relationship, may find that they have difficulty focusing on work or on their studies.  The Student Life  Violence Prevention Specialist  is available to assist you with  advocacy, information, and support , so that you can make informed choices about the options available to you in these situations.   Services are free, confidential, and available to all UW-L students, faculty, and/or staff members.

    In addition to advocacy,  the  Violence Prevention Specialist  is available to provide  education and training  on campus  Contact us to learn more, or to schedule a classroom presentation or training session.

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    SAFETY ALERT:   Use of your home computer to visit this site can be tracked by someone in your home.  If you are not feeling safe at home, you may want to use a computer in a public library or internet caf√© to visit this site.  

    Violence Prevention Specialist: Ingrid Peterson
    149 Graff Main Hall  (608)785-8062
    Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

    EMERGENCY AFTER HOURS CONTACT: 

    • University Police, 789-9999 or 911
    • La Crosse Police, 785-5962 or 911