Sexual Assault

More than 1 in 4 college women are sexually assaulted. 4% of college men report surviving assault in their lifetime. It is important to always remain vigilant, know who you are going out with, and how to get home. Take care of yourself and your friends.

There's an app for that! Connect to your friends to stay close, stay safe, and prevent violence before it happens. The Circle of 6 app for iPhone and Android makes it quick and easy to reach the six friends you choose.  Need help getting home? Need an interruption? Two touches lets your circle know where you are and how they can help. For more information and to download the app go to Circle of 6.

There are a number of national and local resources where you can get answers to questions regarding sexual assault, report crimes, and get involved to help others.

New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault

RAINN: National Anti-Sexual Violence Organization

National Sexual Assault Online Hotline (24-hour free & confidential): 1.800.656.HOPE (4673)

NYIT's Guide for Surviving Sexual Assault (PDF)