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    Welcome

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

    At UWL 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 UWL 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