Unsure of whether to report an act of sexual violence at Tufts? These questions and answers can help clarify the process of reporting.
Deciding whether to report a sexual assault can be difficult. Tufts University provides a range of choices to help you think through and navigate this process. The resources listed below are NOT confidential and have specific requirements laid out by the federal government. Do not let this intimidate you. Our goal is to keep the community safe while considering and protecting your individual needs. For this reason, as you read below, you will find options for anonymous reporting and confidential resources.
To whom can I report my assault?
What can I do if I want to report a complaint anonymously?
To whom can I confidentially disclose my assault without initiating an inquiry?
Will my parents find out if I start an investigation?
Can I end an investigation once I’ve already reported?
Is there someone identified to help me through the process?