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Sexual Misconduct and Violence

At Durham University, we recognise that sexual misconduct and violence such as rape, sexual harassment and stalking are matters of international concern.

Through our Sexual Misconduct & Violence Operations Group, we are focused on making Durham a safer place to live, work and study.
For general enquiries, get in touch via email
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Prevention and Response

Please see our Policy and Procedure page to access our Sexual Misconduct and Violence Policy and related procedures, Get Support page to learn more about internal and external support resources, and Reporting an Incident page to learn more about reporting options.

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Policy and Procedure

Information and documents relating to the policy and procedures of sexual violence and misconduct.
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Get Support

Whether you choose to make a formal report or not, you are able to access support.
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Reporting an Incident

Following an incident of sexual misconduct and violence, you have reporting options.
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Report and Support

All staff, students and visitors to our campus are able to use this online tool to report an incident or seek support.


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External Resources

Further information about external resources that are available.

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Get in touch

Information about how to get in touch with the sexual violence and misconduct team.

Media Enquiries

Any media enquiries, should be directed to the Communications Team.


+44 (0)191 334 6446