Protecting the health and safety of faculty, staff and students is of the utmost importance to VCU. The university has several resources to assist in ensuring VCU and its surrounding communities are safe for students, faculty, staff, and visitors.
To report a non-emergency situation, please call (804) 828-1196 or dial 8-1196 from a university phone.
Threat Assessment Team
VCU’s Threat Assessment Team assesses and responds accordingly to any threatening behaviors and dangerous incidents involving students, faculty, or staff before escalation to violence. For additional information and the Threat Assessment Team’s mission, please see the Faculty and Staff Guide: Assisting Distressed Students
The university remains committed to an environment free from sex and gender-based harassment. A comprehensive site devoted to supporting the needs of all individuals affected by sexual assault, harassment, relationship violence, stalking, and other forms of gender discrimination exists to explain the mission and purpose of Title IX.
Title IX Coordinator Information:
Laura Walsh Rugless
Director of Equity and Access Services & Title IX Coordinator
Phone: (804) 828-6404
Fax: (804) 828-7201
TDD: (804) 828-1420
1001 Grove Avenue
Richmond VA, 23284
Tammi Slovinsky, MPA
Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Student Affairs
VCU Police retain responsibility of building access control. Residence hall access and security information can be found in the Guide to Residential Housing.