While the College of Charleston offers comprehensive victim services, students may choose to utilize service providers within the general community or at the national level. The listing below provides contact information for a variety of services that are available to any victim of sexual assault:

On-Campus Off-Campus National
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On-Campus Resources (for CofC Students)

Dept/Program Website Phone/Contact Location/Info
Office of Victim Services 843.953.2273

The specially tailored Office of Victim Services offers confidential services for students no matter where a crime occurs on or off campus, or whether the student elects to file an official police report or not.

Office: 843.953.2273
Emergency Team Response: 843.953.2273
Walk-In Hours: 9:00am-3:30pm
Location:  Lightsey Building Suite 101, behind the bookstore.
Department of Public Safety  843.953.5609

Non-emergency: 843.953.5609
Emergencies  911
Location: 89 St. Phillip Street

Office of the Dean of Students  843.953.5522 Location: 71 George Street, 3rd Floor
Title IX Coordinator  843.953.5758
Office of Equal Opportunity Programs  843.953.5754


Residence Hall Directors & Resident Assistants 843.953.7897
The Counseling Center 843.953.5640 Appointments: 843.953.5640
Emergencies: 211 or 1-800.273.TALK (8255)
Location: Robert Scott Small Building, 175 Calhoun
Student Health Services 843.953.5520 Hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm
Appointment only Office: 843.953.5520 
Location: 181 Calhoun Street
Office of Legal Affairs 843.953.5502

Off-Campus Resources

Organization Website Phone Number Information
Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S.
(formerly People Against Rape)  843.745.0144 Location: 259 Meeting Street, 2nd Floor Suite 302
Charleston, SC
My Sister's House 24/7 Crisis Line: 843.744.3242 Local Office: 843.747.4069
24/7 Crisis Line: 843.744.3242
Victims Services Unit of Mount Pleasant Police Department Victim Advocate: 843.856.2189 Victim Advocate: 843.856.2189
Location: 100 Ann Edwards Lane
Mount Pleasant, SC
City of Charleston Police Dept. 

Emergency: 911

MUSC SANE (sexual assault nurse examiner)Program  843.792.1414
S.C. State Office for Victims' Services
South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic violence and Sexual Assault
RAINN - Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network

National Resources

Resource Website
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Men Can Stop Rape Organization
Moving to End Sexual Assault Organization
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
It's On Us

Not Alone: The First Report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students From Sexual Assault. April 2014.

Part 1:Preventing Sexual Violence on College Campuses: Lessons from Research and Practice

Circle of 6 Smartphone App
Know Your IX


Anti-Sexual Assault PSA Starring Male Celebrities
No More PSA Campaign "Anthem":60
Who Are You?
It's On Us: Sexual Assault PSA
1 is 2 Many

Information Resources

What Should I Do if I Have Been Assaulted?
Rape Services for Charleston
Victim Services Additional Resources
Post Sexual Assault Stress