South Dakota State University strives to provide a safe environment free from the effects of harassment, discrimination and sexual misconduct, which includes sexual harassment, sexual assault, rape, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking. The information on this page is designed to provide resources to assist students, employees, guests or visitors who may have experienced such behavior regardless of where the misconduct took place.
For more information, please call 605-688-4128 or email Equal.Opportunity@sdstate.edu.
Toll-Free Hotline: 844-880-0004
The online report and toll-free hotline are both provided by Lighthouse Reports. You may choose to remain anonymous when providing information.
Make a Report in Person
Office of Title IX/Equal Opportunity
Morrill Hall, room 100
If your concern is criminal in nature, please know that you have the option of pursuing criminal charges. If you have questions about this, please contact Detective Schultz at the University Police Department at 605-688-5117.
Brookings has a Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) established to assist in cases of sexual violence. The team is known as the Eastern Plains Sexual Assault Response Team. The team works to ensure that victims receive immediate, accessible and comprehensive services by local, trained professionals. This is a free resource that anyone in need is encouraged to use. Contact the University Police Department at 605-688-5117 or dial 911 for immediate assistance.