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What is Sexual Violence?

“Sexual Violence” and “Sexual Misconduct” are terms that refer to any sexual activity performed without consent or by force. Under the Lewis & Clark College policy, this includes, but is not limited to: sexual harassment, non-consensual sexual contact, non-consensual sexual intercourse (penetration), sexual exploitation, stalking, intimate partner violence, and prohibited relationships by persons in authority.

If you have questions concerning a specific incident or act, see College Policies or contact a SARA (Sexual Assault Response Advocate) at:

503-202-3119 (pager)

Information regarding Sexual Offenses under Oregon law can be found here.