The University of New Haven is a community committed to providing an environment that promotes excellence, responsibility, respect, understanding, integrity, and service. The University adheres to the philosophy that all community members should enjoy an environment free of any form of harassment, sexual misconduct, discrimination, or relationship abuse. Sexual misconduct includes sexual assault, non-consensual sexual contact, non-consensual sexual intercourse, sexual harassment, stalking, sexual exploitation, relationship abuse, aiding or facilitating another’s actions of sexual misconduct, or any attempts thereof. Sexual harassment may include, but is not limited to, sexual assault.
Victims of sexual misconduct, whether occurring on or off campus, will be supported and assisted in obtaining medical treatment, counseling, and other resources to help them with the trauma they experience. The following links are resources that are helpful for victims of sexual assault.