Manhattanville College supports this policy through educational prevention, counseling, and medical support services. Educational programs at Manhattanville College include, but are not limited to, guest speakers, awareness programs, individual counseling, various victim support services and other programs presented by various departments.
For an explanation of the differences between New York State Penal Law and College Disciplinary Process regarding Sexual Assault Click Here
Here are on-campus and off-campus support services available for the alleged victim, accused, and witnesses:
Off-Campus Resources Individuals may also elect to contact off-campus support services and resources. The following organizations can provide crisis intervention services, counseling, medical attention and assistance in interfacing with the criminal justice system:
Crisis/Suicide Hotline: 1.800.273.8255
Domestic Violence Hotline: 1.800.942.6906
GLBTQ - Domestic Violence Support 1.800.832.1901
GLBTQ - Sexual Assault Support 1.617.779.2127
Harrison Police Department: 1.914.967.5111
Loft Lesbian & Gay Community Service Center 1.914.948.2932
Inquiries may be made to the local Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Office:
Region II – New York (New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands) Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education 32 Old Slip, 26th Floor New York, NY 10005-2500 Telephone: 646.428.3800 Facsimile: 646.428.3843 Email: OCR.NewYork@ed.gov
Complaints with OCR must be filed within one hundred eighty (180) days of the last act the Complainant believes was discriminatory. There is no time limit for making a report to the College; however, if the Respondent is no longer a student or employee, the College’s authority to pursue disciplinary action may be limited.