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If you are in immediate danger, call 911 or the GW Police Department.


      Call 911      Call 202-994-6111 (GWPD)

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If you are not in immediate danger, call GW Sexual Assault Response & Consultation (SARC) for help.


Call 202-994-7222

clipboardIf you would like to report an incident of sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, or stalking.


Report an Incident


Talk to Someone

If you’ve experienced any form of sexual or gender-based harassment, sexual violence, intimate partner violence or stalking it helps to talk about it with someone who is trained to help you get the assistance you need and deserve.

It can be confusing to figure out your options and resources and to make decisions about next steps. Seeking help from a trained professional can help you weigh your options and select the ones that make the most sense for you.

Whether your experience was today, last week, or years ago, various GW resources can help you figure out a path forward.

Call the Sexual Assault Response & Consultation Team (SARC) 24/7

Calling the SARC team at 202-994-7222 at any time of the day or night is one way to talk to someone and get help. The line is answered by individuals who work at GW and receive special training to volunteer their time outside of work to help you make decisions about a path forward.

The SARC team can help anyone in the GW community who has been affected by sexual or gender-based harassment, sexual violence, intimate partner violence or stalking. 


Call 202-994-7222 Now





Talking to a mental health professional can be very helpful in coping with a sexual or gender-based harassment, sexual violence, intimate partner violence or stalking. If you are interested in counseling, you have several options.


Talk to GW's Title IX Office

Asha Reynolds, Interim Director & Title IX Coordinator, is responsible for addressing sex discrimination in all aspects of education programs and activities at GW which includes issues related to sexual or gender-based harassment and sexual violence, including intimate partner violence and stalking, within the community.  This involves developing, revising and coordinating policies, procedures and programs that address these issues. Asha can also help you understand options and resources available to you through the university.

Christina Franzino, Assistant Director for Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (Response Coordinator), conducts consultations with students, faculty and staff to inform individuals of reporting options and available resources both on- and off-campus. Christina can aslo assist individuals with obtaining interim support measures, such as academic support, campus-housing adjustments, and no contact orders. Additionally, Christina manages GW's Sexual Assault Response Consultation (SARC) Team, a 24/7 hotline resource.

Kiera Bloore, Title IX Investigator, investigates reports of sex discrimination including, but not limited to, sexual or gender-based harassment, sexual violence, intimate partner violence, and stalking cases involving any member of the GW community.