Sexual Violence Response

Join us in observing Relationship Violence Awareness Month (RVAM) as we remember, honor, and celebrate survivors, advocates, and activists through programming and events that offer hope, healing, and inspiration, affirming that relationship violence has no place in the Columbia University community.

Upcoming SVR Events

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Services Offered

 

GET HELP

24/7 support is available 365 days a year via the SVR Helpline at 212-854-HELP (4357). Click here for assistance calling internationally.

 

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SEXUAL VIOLENCE RESPONSE

SVR provides trauma-informed, confidential support, and prevention programs focused on ending gender and power-based violence. SVR creates social change through collective community action, building a compassionate and accountable community, with a commitment to increasing resources and support for survivors and co-survivors of violence.

Advocacy

Empowering survivors and co-survivors of violence by providing options and supporting their choices.

Prevention

Stopping violence before it starts by fostering healthy attitudes, actions, and norms through education and by encouraging community responsibility. Request a student workshop or training. 

Outreach

Providing the campus community with information and resources. Request a staff workshop.

Columbia Health Annual Report

Read highlights from the Columbia Health Annual Report.

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SVR reached 15,249 students, employees, and community members through in-person trainings and educational programs.

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63,849 people engaged with Relationship Violence Awareness purple lights at Lerner Hall sponsored by SVR.

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SVR facilitated 20 virtual educational programs and saw a 17% increase in participation compared to the same period last year.

Volunteer With Us

Peer educators and peer advocates are students of all gender identities committed to preventing sexual and intimate partner violence and educating their peers about healthy relationships and sexuality. The work of these students supports our mission of  advocacy, prevention, and outreach.

Learn more about our peer education and peer advocate programs and about interning with us.

 

HISTORY OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE RESPONSE

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Sexual Violence Response & the Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center (SVR) at Columbia University works to provide direct services and support to survivors and co-survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and other forms of gender-based violence, as well as prevention programming to members of the campus community.

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Sexual Violence Response at Columbia

Our Locations

SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - CUIMC
SVR - Morningside
SVR - Morningside
SVR - Morningside
SVR - Morningside
SVR - Morningside
SVR - Barnard
SVR - Barnard
SVR - Barnard
SVR - Barnard
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
SVR - CUIMC - Drop-In
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Insurance Office - Drop-in Hours
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Medical Services
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Disability Services CUIMC: Virtual and in person (by appointment only)
Problem-Solving drop-in: 613 Jerome Greene Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 613 Jerome Greene Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 613 Jerome Greene Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 100 Carman Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 100 Carman Hall
CPS Main Office
CPS Main Office
Urgent Mental Health Concerns drop-in: Lerner 5
Urgent Mental Health Concerns drop-in: Lerner 5
Problem-Solving drop-in: Intercultural Resource Center
Problem-Solving drop-in: Intercultural Resource Center
Problem-Solving drop-in: Intercultural Resource Center
Problem-Solving drop-in: Broadway Residence Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: Broadway Residence Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 600 W. 113th St.
Problem-Solving drop-in: 600 W. 113th St.
Problem-Solving drop-in: 600 W. 113th St.
Problem-Solving drop-in: 210 East Campus
Problem-Solving drop-in: 210 East Campus
Problem-Solving drop-in: 210 East Campus
Problem-Solving drop-in: 208 Uris Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 208 Uris Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 530 Mudd Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 530 Mudd Hall
Problem-Solving drop-in: 610 International Affairs Building
Problem-Solving drop-in: 610 International Affairs Building
Problem-Solving drop-in: 610 International Affairs Building
Sexual and Gender Identity drop-in: Lerner 5
Sexual and Gender Identity drop-in: Lerner 5
Sexual and Gender Identity drop-in: Lerner 5
Problem Solving drop-in: 502 Lerner Hall (multicultural concerns only)
Problem Solving drop-in: 502 Lerner Hall (multicultural concerns only)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
Alice! Health Promotion (Office Hours)
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Virtual Drop-in Hours
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)
GHAP Office Hours (Virtual, by appointment)

All offices are closed.