Understanding these experiences can be challenging and/or you'd like additional support in understanding your options, we have complied various on and off-campus support resources that may be helpful.


Confidential On-Campus Resources

Conversations with staff in certain units are not considered official reports of harassment or discrimination. You can speak openly without giving up any control over your situation. These units will not report your concerns to anyone else, and they will not take action toward resolving your concerns without your consent.

Confidential for all complaints of harassment and discrimination: 

  • Academic and Staff Assistance Program (Staff/Faculty and their immediate families) 
  • (530) 752-2727
    (916) 734-2727 

    ASAP offers high quality confidential counseling services.

  • Academic and Staff Assistance Program (Residents/Fellows and their families)
  • Sheetal Shah, Ph.D
    (916) 822-1916

    ASAP's Sheetal Shah, Ph.D offers high quality counseling services to Residents/Fellows and their families. 
  • Counseling and Psychological Services (Students)
  • (530) 752-0871

    Counseling Services provides student-centered mental health services, advocacy, outreach, and consultation to promote psychological well-being and academic success. For free online counseling, go to and use coupon code: UCDCOUNSELING.
  • Ombuds Office (Students/Staff/Faculty)
  • (530) 754-7233

    The Ombuds Office provides problem solving tips, explore and think through a range of options, clarify issues, and mediations. 

Confidential for only complaints of sexual harassment and sexual violence: 

  • Center for Advocacy and Resources and Education (students/staff/faculty)
  • (530) 752- 3299 
    (916) 734-3799

    CARE provides 24/7 emergency response, advocacy, crisis intervention and support services for survivors. To speak with the emergency on-call victim advocate, please call the CARE answering service at (866) 515-0155.  
  • Women's Resources and Research Center (students/staff/faculty)
  • (530) 752-3372 

    The WRRC is a confidential unit, which offers information, support and referrals on a wide range of topics, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, and dating violence. WRRC spaces, program, and services are open to all.
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, and Asexual Resources Center (student/staff/faculty)
  • (530) 752- 2452

    LGBTQIA RC offers a variety of resources and support.

For a printable list of confidential resources please click here.

Additional On and Off-Campus Resources