Learn more about OVW’s grant programs and solicitations. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice.
Back to top Campus climate surveys are essential because they generate data on the nature and extent of sexual assault on campuses, as well as campus attitudes surrounding sexual assault. Drug facilitated, incapacitated, and forcible rape: A national study (Final report submitted to the National Institute of Justice, NCJ 219181), Washington, D.
OVW's Student Action Packet is designed to help students navigate the complexities of conducting a campus climate survey on sexual assault at their own college or university.
The items in the Packet give students resources to help them effectively engage with their college or university's administration. “Prevalence and characteristics of sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence victimization — National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011.” Kilpatrick, D.
Sexual Violence on College Campuses| Campus Grant Program | Campus Climate Surveys | Resources Technical Assistance | Campus Reports to Congress Sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking are serious problems on college and university campuses.
OVW’s Campus Program awards grants to institutions of higher education to help create effective, comprehensive, and sustainable strategies to prevent and respond to these crimes. “An exploration of sexual victimization and academic performance among college women.” Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 15(3), 191-200.
In the late 1800’s, football played by college teams was a brutal sport but enjoyed by many fans.
However, from 1900 to 1905, there were 45 players who died playing the sport (22).
The 2016 BJS study also found that in the 2014-2015 academic year, an average of 6.4% of college women across the nine participating schools reported being victims of intimate partner violence. This group evolved into the NCAA in 1910, but as a group it only possessed supervisory power (22).College football became even more popular in the period of 1920-1940. “Reporting sexual victimization to the police and others: Results from a national-level study of college women.” Coker, A. Evaluation of Green Dot: An active bystander intervention to reduce sexual violence on college campuses.
Download the to guide college and university administrators through the process of developing and implementing a campus climate survey on campus sexual assault.