Resources for Faculty & Staff


What are behaviors that I should be reporting?

  • Significant change in appearance, mood and/or social functioning
  • Behavior that creates a disruptive or hostile environment
  • Actions that potentially endanger the safety of any member of the UW-Platteville community
  • Behavior that impacts one's ability to function appropriately and successfully on campus
  • Disruptive behaviors (e.g., in the classroom, off-campus)
  • Threatening words or actions toward faculty, students or staff
  • Online posting in social media or journals that are threatening
  • Uncharacteristic and/or extreme aggression toward others
  • Projects or papers that convey clear intentions to harm self or others
  • Observed self-injurious behavior, such as extreme thinness, burns or cuts
  • Suicidality, including threats, gestures, ideation and known attempts of suicide
  • Relationship violence
  • Stalking
  • Aggressive acts toward an identified group
  • Students with weapons or an infatuation with fire, firearms, bombs, ammunition or weaponry
  • Paranoia or delusions experienced by a student
  • Flat affect or extreme lack of responsiveness
  • Excessive class absenteeism
  • Uncharacteristic poor academic performance
  • Substance abuse
  • Poor academic performance
  • Substance abuse

What type of information should I be providing?

  • Providing as much information as possible is essential:
  • Student, faculty or staff member’s name
  • Brief factual description and direct quotes of the incident or behavior.
  • Where and when the incident or behavior occurred
  • Your name, position and complete contact information
  • Any information received via emails, electronic class postings, list serves, class assignments, and social on-line networking sites

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