Reporting

**Please note: If your assaulter is a UW-Platteville student, reporting their name to Platteville Police or any University employee (EXCEPT University Counseling Services or Student Health Services) will initiate a formal university investigation.

If you and your assaulter both live in the residence hall, consider contacting Residence Life (608.342.1845) to request assistance in establishing your comfort and safety.

1.    Go to a safe place.  Consider calling an advocate.

a.    Family Advocates in Platteville (toll free: 1.800.924.2624), 24 hours

2.    Consider seeking confidential medical care.

a.    Southwest Health SANE (1400 East Side Road, 608.348.2331), 24 hours

If you choose to have a sexual assault exam and collect evidence, you do not have to report to the police at that time.  The evidence can be stored and remain anonymous until you are ready to report.

b.    Student Health Services (608.342.1891), M-F 7:45am-4:15pm

            Utilizing SHS will NOT initiate a formal university investigation.

3.    Consider seeking confidential mental and emotional health care.

a.    Family Advocates in Platteville (toll free: 1.800.924.2624), 24 hours

b.    University Counseling Services (608.342.1865), M/T/F 8am-4:30pm, W/Th 8am-8pm

                        Utilizing UCS will NOT initiate a formal university investigation.

4.    Consider reporting the assault.

Reporting to these resources will notify the school; if your assaulter is a UW-Platteville student, reporting their name will initiate a formal university investigation:

                        Platteville Police Department (911), 24 hours

                        University Police (60.342.1584), M-F 7:30am-4pm

                        Dean of Students Office (608.342.1854), M-F 7:45am-4:15pm

                        The On-Call Resident Assistant (On-Call number posted on each residence hall's

                        webpage and at the center desk), Su-Th 6:30pm-7:30am and 24 hours on F/Sa)

                        Any university employee (including your RA)

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