S.A.F.E. Initiatives

Our Mission

The S.A.F.E. (Sexual Assault and Abuse Free Environment) initiatives educate the ODU community on issues of sexual and interpersonal violence, provides advocacy and support for survivors, and empowers everyone on campus to recognize and prevent assault and abuse before it happens.

Programs & Resources

Signature Events

October - Domestic & Relationship Violence Awareness Month (DVAM)

  • Love Your Body Week
  • Red Flag Campaign
  • Campus Conversations: Love Shouldn't Hurt
  • Fear 2 Freedom (F2F)

January - Stalking Awareness Month Programming

  • Campus Safety and Violence Prevention Awareness Month

    • We Keep Us S.A.F.E.

April - Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

  • Denim Day

    • Teal Table Talk

    • Take Back the Night (TBTN)

    • Clothesline Project