While everyone responds to the trauma of sexual assault differently, there are some common themes that you may experience, including but not limited to:
If you have been Assaulted:
Go to a safe place - you may want to contact someone you know and trust to be with you.
Contact a resource - click here for campus and community resources.
Preserve evidence - if can avoid it, please do not shower, change clothes, douche or brush your teeth. It is very important to preserve evidence for evidence collection, which provides proof of a criminal offense should you decide to press charges.
Seek medical treatment - above all, you need to take care of yourself. You can visit the UCCS Student Health Services or Memorial Hospital.