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Assault Survivors Advocacy Program

The Assault Survivors Advocacy Program (ASAP) provides confidential 24-hour crisis response and intervention, advocacy, and resources to survivors of sexual violence, relationship or intimate partner violence, and stalking. 

ASAP is a survivor-centered resource on campus that has advocates available to speak to students, faculty, staff, friends, family members, alumni, or any concerned other that have been impacted by sexual violence, intimate partner violence, or stalking. Please reach out to us if you need support or resources. 

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Contact Us

Office: Cassidy Hall 2nd Floor

Phone: 970-351-1490
Crisis Line: 970-351-4040


Office Hours

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday


Upcoming ASAP Events

Featured Event

Take Back The Night - Campus March

Join us for a march across campus to raise awareness about sexual violence. This year's theme, 'Healing Is An Act of Community' is adapted from the Bell Hooks quote: "Rarely, if ever, are any of us healed in isolation. Healing is an act of communion."

For accommodations or questions, contact us by April 10th.

April 13th, 2023

Kick-off event starts at 6:30PM

Gunter Hall 1720 | Doors Open at 6:00PM

970-351-1490 | advocacy@unco.edu

Visual poster for the 'Take Back The Night' event on April 13th, 2023.

March 2023 Events

Harassment and Rape Culture Awareness Workshop
Date: March 22nd
Time: 6-7pm
Location: UC Aspen Suites A/B
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April 2023 Events

Clothesline Project Launch

Date: Monday, April 3rd
Time: 11am-2pm
Location: University Center
Purpose:  To raise awareness of gender-based violence by displaying t-shirts and clothespins decorated by survivors to express their voice and story. Shirts and clothespins can be decorated at ASAP tabling events in the UC throughout the month of March. 

Sexual Violence Awareness Workshop

Date: Thursday, April 6th
Time: 5:45-7pm
Location: UC Council Room
Purpose: Join us for a workshop to discuss the impact of sexual violence on survivors, supportive others, and the campus community. The workshop will cover defining sexual violence, consent, and ways to support survivors.

Take Back The Night - Sign Making Social

Date: Tuesday, April 11th
Time: 4:30-6pm
Location: UC Columbine Suite B

Join us to make your own sign, or signs for other participants, ahead of the annual Take Back the Night March. Snacks will be provided.

Take Back The Night - Campus March

Date: Thursday, April 13th
Time: 6:30-9:30pm
Location: Gunter Hall 1720

Take Back the Night is a nationally recognized event, held each year on campus in April. The march will spread across campus to raise awareness of sexual violence. All survivors and allies are invited to attend. Snacks will be provided after the march.

Survivor Speak Out - Creative Writing Workshop

Date: Tuesday, April 18th
Time: 5-7pm
Location: Gender and Sexuality Resource Center Annex

Join us for a creative art workshop to prepare work that can be shared for the Survivor Speak Out. Markers and colored pencils will be provided.

Movie Showing: The Hunting Ground Documentary

Date: Wednesday, April 19th
Time: 6-8pm 
Location: The Kress Theater

The Hunting Ground documentary covers the incidence of sexual assault on college campuses in the United States and the failure of college administrations to deal with it adequately. The movie discusses the prevalence of sexual violence on campuses and how campus communities can better support survivors.

Movie Debrief

Date: Thursday, April 20th
Time: 5:30-6:50
Location: Marcus Garvey Cultural Center

This movie debrief will be a space for participants to discuss the impact of the movie.

Shatter the Silence - Survivor Speak Out

Date: Tuesday, April 25th
Time: 5-7pm
Location: Gender and Sexuality Resource Center Annex

Open to all survivors of gender-based violence to share their story in a safe and supportive space. Survivors can share their story in whatever medium feels best to them, whether that is through writing, dance, or visual art.

Denim Day

Date: Wednesday, April 26th

Denim Day is an internationally recognized event to show support for survivors of gender-based violence. To participate, simply wear denim!

Exploring Wellness for Survivors

Date: Thursday, April 27th 
Time: 6-7pm
Location: Office of Student Life lounge 

In collaboration with the Office of Health Promotion, this workshop will discuss different ways for survivors to regain their own autonomy following an assault.


UNC is committed to providing support to survivors of gender-based violence through on-campus resources and services or you can reach out to off-campus agencies for support.

Not sure where to start? That's okay, learn more here.


ASAP Advocates provide free, confidential and trauma informed services to our campus community. 

We want to empower you to make informed decisions around your personal healing. We assist with navigating processes and provide services that may be helpful to you.

Prevention Education

ASAP staff and interns provide engaging workshops aimed to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence on campus and in our community.

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For Survivors

 It’s not your fault, we believe you. We can help you understand your options while respecting whatever decisions you make.

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For Support People

The person a survivor shares their story with can have a large impact on how they heal from the trauma. 

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