Sexual Misconduct & Sexual Assault

Information you should know if you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault


MSU Sexual Misconduct Policy

Confidential Resources

  • Student Counseling Services (662) 325-2091: Students can meet with a confidential mental health counselor.
  • Longest Student Health Center (662) 325-2431
  • Oktibbeha County Hospital (662) 323-4320

Campus Resources

  • Dean of Students Office (662) 325-3611: Staff can assist a student in filing formal complaints or, if the student does not want to file a formal complaint, the staff can work with the student to address concerns over housing, class assignments or schedules, leaves of absence, withdrawal or other academic concerns. The office staff can also assist the student in notifying MSU Police or local law enforcement, if the student so requests.
  • MSU Police For Emergencies 911, non-emergency(662) 325-2121: Contacting MSU Police does not mean a student must pursue criminal charges. MSU Police can advise students of their options, help preserve evidence while they consider options, and assist students in safety planning.
  • Title IX Coordinator: The University has designated Brett Harvey, as the Title IX Coordinator to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination and harassment policies. Questions or concerns can be directed to (662) 325-4717, to email or in person at McArthur Hall, Room 235, Mississippi State, MS 39762.

Community Resources

  • Starkville Police Department (662) 323-4131 or Emergencies 911
  • Oktibbeha County Sheriff (662) 323-2421 or Emergencies 911

Sexual Misconduct FAQ