Student Affairs, Policy and Public Safety Resources on Campus
Stanford offers a variety of resources for parents concerned about their student and any potential threat brought by another person or situation on campus. These resources are availalable for discussing anything that is on your mind. All of the resources listed below are valid options. We encourage parents of Stanford students to utilize these resources to have better peace of mind about the safe, healthy and fulfilling environment that Stanford strives to provide.
Parents can contact the following Student Affairs resources for questions or concerns about student safety and threat assessment at Stanford University.
Assoc Vice Provost
|Associate Vice Provost for Student Affairs, Dean of Student Life
Room 206, Old Union,
520 Lasuen Mall
The Associate Vice Provost is a source of support and guidance. She is knowledgeable about University resources - she will make referrals and help students gain access to them.
|Undergraduate Residence Deans
Tresidder Memorial Union, 2nd Flr, 459 Lagunita Drive, Suite 9
Residence Deans (RDs) provide counseling, advising, disciplinary and problem-solving. RDs work with individual students, community groups and with any involved and affected individuals, agencies and departments on and off campus.
|Graduate Life Deans
Graduate Community Center, 2nd Flr, 750 Escondido Road
The Graduate Life deans are available in our offices for individual/confidential consultation and advising support. In a crisis or emergency, a GLO dean is available via pager on a 24-hour basis at: (650)723-8222 ext. 25085
|Office of Community Standards
Tresidder Union, 2nd Flr, 459 Lagunita Drive, Suite 9
The Office of Community Standards provides confidential advising and can assist you with the pursuit of possible university judicial disciplinary actions.
|Sexual Harassment Policy Office
Mariposa House, 2nd Flr, 585 Capistrano Way, Rm. 209
The Sexual Harassment Policy Office (SHPO) provides resources that can help you with concerns about sexual harassment.
|Stanford Department of Public Safety
(650) 723-9633 or 9-1-1
711 Serra St (across from the campus gas station)
In an emergency or to report anything suspicious dial 911 from a cell phone, 9-911 from a campus phone or activate a blue 911 emergency tower. The Stanford Department of Public Safety provides law enforcement, security, safety, crime prevention and emergency services on the Stanford Campus 24 hours a day.
If you are concerned about your personal safety or the safety of others, we highly encourage you to call the police immediately. A specially trained officer can address your concerns about safety and personal protection. Please dial 9-1-1 (or 9-9-1-1 from any campus phone).
|Office of Sexual Assault & Relationship Abuse Education &
(650) 725-1056 or 9-1-1 in an emergency (24 hours)
Mariposa House, 2nd Flr, 585 Capistrano Way, Rm. 208-209
The Stanford Office of Sexual Assault & Relationship Abuse Education & Response (SARA) facilitates the coordinated, comprehensive, &
consistent response to interpersonal relationship violence. With a focus on prevention education, intervention, and outreach, we collaborate with all members of the
campus community to increase awareness and promote a culture of safety and respect.
|Diversity & Access Office, Title IX
Mariposa House, 585 Capistrano Way
Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Stanford University is committed to providing an environment free from discrimination on the basis of sex. The University provides many resources to students, faculty, staff, and members of the Stanford community to address concerns relating to discrimination on the basis of sex and sexual harassment, including acts of sexual violence, all of which are forms of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX. Rosa Gonzalez, Director of the Diversity & Access Office, is the Title IX Coordinator for Stanford University.