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Even though we hope our students, faculty and staff will not need these services, know that they are here for you.

If an incident occurs, we strongly encourage you to utilize these resources to ensure that we can help you to the best of our ability and that you are protecting your health and safety. It is important to us that you feel supported and safe at UNCSA. The resources that are confidential are clearly marked below.

This page provides information about on- and off-campus services and resources available to the UNCSA community.

Gender Violence Prevention and Survivor Advocate

In the role of Coordinator or Gender Violence Prevention and Survivor Advocate, Fulton McSwain, Jr. serves as a single point person to guide students through the university, medical, and criminal law systems by providing confidential, trauma-informed advocacy and support to students impacted by relationship violence.

Mandatory reporting requirement

All UNCSA employees who learn about potential sexual misconduct are required to share that information with the Title IX office. When reported conduct involves suspected abuse or neglect of a minor, the conduct is required to be reported to child protective services(opens in new tab).

Office of Institutional Integrity: Title IX
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The UNCSA Title IX office oversees the school’s centralized review, investigation, and resolution of reports of sexual harassment, sexual violence and intimate partner violence.

Valerie Thelen, Chief Compliance Officer & Director of Title IX
Phone: 336-932-3917
Office: UNCSA Library, Room 3209

LEARN MORE about the UNCSA Title IX Office

Emotional Services


UNCSA Counseling Services

Business hours336-716-2011
After hours: 855-726-1497
Emergency: 911

Uwill teletherapy is always available. 

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Family Services of Forsyth

Provides immediate advocacy, safety planning, intervention services, hospital and court accompaniment and support groups.

Phone: 336-722-8173
24-hour crisis line: (336) 723-8125


Emergency Hotlines

Emergency resources available to anyone in need. Speak with someone who is ready to listen and help. 

ProtoCall Services: 855-726-1497
National Sexual Assault Crisis Line: 800-656-4673
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
National Suicide Hotline: 988
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

Medical Services


UNCSA Health Services

Upper level of the Hanes Student Commons.

Services available: general wellness visits, contraception, STI screening, psychiatric services, nutritional counseling, phsycial therapy

Emergency: 911

Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

1 Medical Center Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC 27157

Services available: emergency room, forensic exams

Non-emergency: 336-716-2011
Emergency: 336-713-9000

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

3333 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Services available: emergency room, forensic exams

Non-emergency: 336-718-5000
Emergency: 336-718-2001

Safety Resources

UNCSA Police

UNCSA Police

Charged with facilitating a safe, secure and service-oriented environment for the UNCSA community.

On-campus emergency336-770-3362
Non-emergency: 336-770-3321
Anonymous tip line: 336-770-1414


Student Conduct

Identifies behavior, examines the impact and creates a plan to address individual and community harm.

Director: Nick Gawlik
Phone: 336-726-6941

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Student Assistance & Support

Case managers help students navigate campus life and connects them to community resources.

Director: Marsha Dove
Phone: 336-631-1557

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Ensuring the safety of our ocmmunity and providing support is a priority for UNCSA.