Sexual assault – a national student issue

  • National statistics show that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 16 men are victims of sexual assault while in college. For more information on the national response see

    Most victims know their attackers. Many are survivors of “incapacitated assault”—they were sexually abused while drunk, drugged or passed out. Sexual assault is never the victim’s fault, no matter what.

    Safety is a Campus Priority at Pitt-Bradford

    Pitt-Bradford is well known as a safe campus, a reputation we are committed to maintaining. Know that you never need to feel alone at Pitt-Bradford.

    Your safety is the highest priority for our well-trained Campus Police Officers, who patrol our campus 24 hours a day. Our campus also provides:

    • secure residence halls
    • well-lit grounds and walkways
    • emergency phones across campus
    • lockable classrooms in all academic buildings

    Safety is everybody’s business at Pitt-Bradford. We all have a role to play in the prevention of sexual violence. Remember: Practice sober consent. Be an active bystander. Panthers Protect Panthers.