Support and Resources

Your participation in this survey is so appreciated. We recognize that it can be difficult to share information about this issue if you or someone close to you has been impacted. There are many resources available to offer support.

If you are in need of immediate help, there are three resources that are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • CARE Advocates
    • An Advocate is a private resource who offers support for students who have been impacted by sexual or relationship violence at any point. To reach a CARE Advocate, call Public Safety at (619) 260-2222 and ask to speak with an Advocate.
  • Counselor-on-call
    • If you have an urgent matter or are having thoughts of suicide and the Counseling Center is closed, you can speak with a counselor after-hours by calling the Counseling Center at 619-260-4655 or by calling Public Safety at (619) 260-2222 and asking to speak with the counselor-on-call.
  • Center for Community Solutions
    • Center for Community Solutions (CCS) is San Diego County's domestic violence and sexual assault emergency response agency. To reach their crisis hotline call (888) 385-4657

For additional information, please see below.



Learn more about options that are available for USD students.

Learn more about confidential resources on campus and in the community.

Learn more about private resources on campus.

Learn more about how to support those in your life who have been impacted by sexual or relationship violence