Johns Hopkins University (JHU) is committed to promoting a safe and supportive environment for each and every member of our community. If you have been sexually assaulted or a victim of sexual violence, sexual harassment, relationship violence or stalking, we urge you to reach out for emotional support and medical care. We also stand ready to assist you with a complaint through JHU and/or local law enforcement. The JHU complete Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures can be found here.
What is sexual misconduct?
The term sexual misconduct includes sexual harassment, sexual assault, relationship violence, and stalking.
- More information on sexual misconduct
- Support and reporting options for survivors of sexual misconduct
- Learn more about JHU's work on the National Academies' of Science Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education
Filing a sexual misconduct complaint
Community members are encouraged to report sexual misconduct to the JHU Office of Institutional Equity (OIE). OIE assesses sexual misconduct complaints filed by students, staff and faculty, and is committed to handling reports of sexual misconduct with discretion and sensitivity.