The University will respond to reports of student sexual misconduct with support and resources for all students affected by the report. This includes offering the student respondent appropriate information, support, and resources and notifying the student of applicable institutional policies.
Office of the Dean of Students
1200 W. Harrison
Student Services Building – Room 3030
The Office of the Dean of Students will help to coordinate campus services for the student respondent. The Office of the Dean of Students is not an advocate on behalf of a student respondent or a confidential resource. The staff can assist with services which may include:
The UIC Student Legal Service cannot represent students accused of violations of the Student Disciplinary Policy. Students seeking legal advice should retain the services of their own personal attorney.
1200 W. Harrison
Student Services Building - Room 2010
The Counseling Center offers confidential counseling services for student respondents. The staff provides support and guidance to help manage immediate emotional trauma and strengthen resilience in response to trauma. Counseling and crisis intervention can be easily arranged by calling or coming to the Counseling Center. Counselors will arrange to meet with students who have urgent needs within the same day or the next day.
818 Wolcott Ave.
Student Residence Hall (SRH) – Room 220
Campus Housing staff (e.g. resident assistants, peer mentors, resident directors) will assist the student respondent including making appropriate referrals to university offices, providing information regarding investigations and the student conduct process. The staff can assist with changes in housing arrangements and inform the student respondent about campus services provided by the Office of the Dean of Students and the Counseling Center.
Gender and Sexuality Center
Behavioral Sciences Building
Rooms 181 & 183
The Gender and Sexuality Center at UIC creates programs and provides resources that promote the full inclusion and cultural vitality of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people and their allies. The GSC staff is available to consult with students on any aspect of their experience at UIC and can help make referrals to the appropriate offices. The GSC is one of the Centers for Cultural Understanding and Social Change in the Office of Diversity.
750 S. Halsted Street
Student Center East Building - Room 238
The Wellness Center provides students with health and wellness information. The Center offers students individual consultations with a health educator. These informal discussions typically require no appointment and the goal of these consultations is to identify simple and effective self-care and life strategies covering everything from stress management and nutrition to relationships and sexual health.