Anonymous Reporting Form
University of North Texas at Dallas
UNT Dallas defines sexual assault, dating violence and stalking in the following ways:
What is sexual assault?
Sexual contact or intercourse with a person without the person's consent, including sexual contact or intercourse against the person's will or in a circumstance in which the person is incapable of consenting to the contact or intercourse.
Sexual Harassment. Unwelcome, sex-based verbal or physical conduct that:
- in the employment context, unreasonably interferes with a person’s work performance or creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive work environment; or is quid pro quo meaning “this for that such as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors or other verbal or non-verbal physical conduct of a sexual nature where the submission to or rejection of may result in an adverse educational or employment action”; or
- in the education context, is sufficiently severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that the conduct interferes with a student’s ability to participate in or benefit from educational programs or activities. Conduct is sufficiently severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive if it's frequent, or threatening, or humiliating nature unreasonably interferes with or limits the student’s ability to participate in or benefit from the University’s educational program or activity, including when the conduct reasonably can be considered to create an intimidating, hostile, abusive or offensive educational environment.
Sexual Misconduct. Conduct including sexual harassment, sexual exploitation, and/or sexual violence
Consent. Words or actions that show an active, knowing and voluntary agreement to engage in sexual activity. Consent cannot be gained by force, coercion, manipulation, threats, or taking advantage of the incapacitation of another when the individual knows or reasonably should know of such incapacity by use of alcohol or drugs. Consent is absent when the activity in question exceeds the scope of previously given consent, or the person is unconscious or otherwise unaware that the prohibited conduct is occurring. Consent may be revoked at any time.
What is Dating Violence?
Abuse or violence, or a threat of abuse or violence, against a person with whom the actor has or has had a social relationship of a romantic or intimate nature.
Dating violence includes: physical abuse/assault; emotional abuse; verbal abuse; financial abuse and; sexual abuse
What is Stalking?
A course of conduct directed at a person that would cause a reasonable person to fear for the person's safety or to suffer substantial emotional distress.
Stalking behaviors can include, but are not limited to: damage to victim’s property; repeatedly following the victim to class; repeating behaviors that would cause a victim to feel fearful, threatened, or harassed; obsessive attempts at communication via telephone, email, social media, etc.
Who should complete this form?
Any faculty, staff, or student having knowledge of reasonable suspicion that an incident of sexual assault, dating violence, and or stalking has taken place. *Reporters and survivors may request to remain anonymous, however the University still wants to be notified of any incidents of sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.
Why should I fill out this form?
The information will be used to help enhance the understanding of the climate within the campus community pertaining to such concerns so that we may strengthen education and prevention efforts on sexual assault, dating violence, and domestic violence. Statistical data will also be collected from the information provided. Survivors may also use the form to request support.
What happens to the information provided?
In addition to tracking sexual assaults, UNT Dallas has a federal obligation to investigate complaints regarding sexual assault, and take immediate action including procedural steps to reasonably end the behavior and prevent the behavior from reoccurring. UNT Dallas will make a concerted effort to ensure that Anonymous Reporters will remain anonymous and that identifying information will be provided to third parties during the investigation, unless such accommodation hinders the completion of the full investigation.
PLEASE BE AWARE: Completing this form does not constitute a police report or a student conduct report. To file a formal complaint please contact the Office of the Dean of Students at (972)-338-1775 or email email@example.com, the UNT Dallas Police Department at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call UNT Dallas Police Dispatch at (972)-780-3000, or email the Equal Employment Opportunity Office at email@example.com, or call (817)-735-0614.
What if I would like to speak with a person?
To speak with someone about the incident, contact the UNT Dallas Title IX Coordinator at 972-338-1814, the Office of Counseling and Wellness Services at 972-338-1779, the Office of the Dean of Students at 972-338-1775, the UNT Dallas Police Department at 972-780-3000, College of Law Dean of Students Office at 214-243-1789, or the Equal Employment Opportunity Office at 817-735-0614.
**Any information contained in this completed form will remain confidential, unless applicable federal and state laws require certain disclosures.