Seattle University Department of Public Safety
1313 Columbia Building, Room 002
206-296-5911 (24 hr. emergency)
206-296-5990 (24 hr. non-emergency)
Department of Public Safety personnel are available to provide support services to all survivors of a sexual offense, incidents of relationship violence, and stalking. The department has trained staff available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to provide resource information (on and off-campus), reporting options available both through the University Conduct System and local law enforcement, medical care options, basic safety planning and information on current civil orders for protection.
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Student Center Pavilion 120
Office Hours (By Appointment)
Monday - Friday: 8:00am -12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Urgent Care Walk-In Hours (For Students in Immediate Crisis): Monday - Friday at 10:00am & 3:00pm
CAPS counselors provide supportive counseling and consultation for individuals coping with the impact of sexual assault, stalking, and relationship violence as well as students accused of sexual misconduct. Counseling sessions are a safe, accepting and confidential place for survivors to work through any stage of the healing process. Counselors can also assist survivors and students accused of sexual misconduct with identifying on-campus and off-campus resources.
Student Health Center
Bellarmine Hall 107
Academic Year Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Summer Quarter Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Closed Daily from 12:30pm - 1:15pm for Lunch
The Student Health Center is a confidential medical clinic available to all Seattle University students. An appointment is required, and communicating the need for urgency in the event of sexual misconduct will allow for the soonest possible appointment. The Student Health Center can provide a medical examination as well as STD and pregnancy testing.
Wellness and Health Promotion
Student Center 380
Wellness and Health Promotion provides sexual misconduct prevention education on campus and staff members are familiar with information and resources. Additionally, the office is home to certified peer health educators known as the Health and Wellness Crew (HAWC) who serve as a great resource for a student looking to speak with another student about a sexual misconduct.
Student Center 120
Campus Ministry is a place where students can confidentiality talk to a priest, member of the clergy, or campus minister who is serving as a pastoral counselor. People of all faith traditions and spiritual practices are welcome.
Office of the Associate Vice President & Dean of Students: Integrity Formation
Student Center 320
Integrity Formation, located in the Office of the Associate Vice President & Dean of Students, manages alleged violations of the Redhawk Commitment and Code of Student Conduct. Students who become aware of a sexual offense, incident of dating violence or domestic violence, or stalking, or may have been involved in a sexual offense, incident of dating violence or domestic violence, or stalking can come to this office to receive information about the campus student conduct process as well as immediate resources such as course changes, no-contact orders, or housing relocation.
Housing and Residence Life
Housing and Residence Life offers 24-hour/day assistance to students. Area Coordinators (AC) and Assistant Area Coordinators (AAC) are available during posted office hours as well as serving in an on-call capacity outside of the University’s normal hours of operation. If a student is unable to locate their building’s AC or AAC, a quick call to the main office will quickly reach another support person. Late at night, the on-call professional staff member may be reached by calling Public Safety. Housing and Residence Life’s main goal is to provide support, safety, and appropriate resources.
Harborview Center for Sexual Assault & Traumatic Stress
401 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98104
The Center for Sexual Assault & Traumatic Stress provides the highest quality, evidenced based services to help persons impacted by sexual assault and other traumatic events. In addition to direct services, the Center also provides education and consultation for health, mental health, and legal professionals; conducts research and evaluation; promotes prevention and works with communities to promote social change.
Local Emergency Rooms
Swedish Medical Center-Cherry Hill
500 17th Avenue (between Cherry and Jefferson)
Swedish Medical Center-First Hill
700 Minor Ave (between Cherry and Marion)
Harborview Medical Center
325 9th Avenue (at Jefferson)
King County Sexual Assault Resource Center
1-888-99-VOICE (24 hr.)
KCSARC is a victim-advocacy organization that provides critical support, tools, and direct services to children, teens, women and men who are victims of sexual assault. KCSARC works with clients of all ages and from all backgrounds.
National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (24 hr.)
The Hotline is free, confidential, and anonymous. It operates in more than 170 different languages through interpreter services, with a TTY line available for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind and Hard of Hearing.
King County Crisis Connections
1-866-4CRISIS (24 hr.)
The 24-Hour Crisis Connections hotline provides immediate help to individuals, families and friends of people in emotional crisis. We can help you determine if you or your loved one needs professional consultation and we can link you to the appropriate services.