Sexual Assault Prevention

In order to promote awareness of resources and reporting options, and in recognition of federal government regulations and UC system wide guidelines, all undergraduate students are required to complete sexual violence and sexual harassment prevention programming.   

Incoming Undergraduates complete Both SVSH Prevention Requirements

  • Slugs CARE/Title IX training (via Zoom or Webinar during Shelter in Place) AND
  • Online Sexual Assault Prevention (SAP) program which is part of We Are Slugs!

Slugs CARE/Title IX Training-via Webinar 

All incoming winter 2021 undergraduates are scheduled to attend the Slugs CARE and Title IX Presentation on January 3rd. The presentation will begin promptly at 3 pm. Please plan to log on 15 minutes in advance of the scheduled start time. You should use your UCSC email address to login.

You will receive the Slugs CARE / Title IX Webinar invitation and login information sent to your UCSC email from Laura Young Hinck at Title IX. This email contains a unique link for you to access the Webinar. We encourage you to add it to your google calendar so you will have easy access to it on January 3rd. This link should not be shared with others so your attendance is recorded appropriately. 

If you did not receive a registration email, you should register here to access the webinar. Note that you must use your UCSC email address to register. Attendance is mandatory and will be recorded using your student email.

A make up option will be made available via Canvas for students who are unable to attend the live webinar.  

Sexual Assault Prevention (SAP)-online program 

Incoming undergraduates must ALSO complete Sexual Assault Prevention (SAP) created by EverfiSexual Assault Prevention (SAP) is part of the We Are Slugs! curriculum for all incoming undergraduates and is one of three required online programs. For more information visit weareslugs.com.

Alternative Training Option

Survivors of sexual violence can request an alternative training option by emailing the confidential CARE Office at care@ucsc.edu. Please include the name of the training that you were assigned, your student id number, and UCSC email address.

Accessibility
If you need any support accessing either of the trainings due to a disability-related access concern, please email lyounghi@ucsc.edu.

SVSH Prevention Requirements for Student Employees 

The SVSH Prevention training for Non-Supervisors (includes undergraduate student employees) provides information about the reporting responsibilities for all UC employees. Within a few days of being entered into the payroll system, undergraduate student employees will be sent an email to their UCSC email address with the training assignment. The training takes about 50 minutes to complete and provides important information about rights and resources as well as reporting responsibilities that all UC employees have. To access the employee training, login to the UC Learning Center and enter your username and gold password.

For problems accessing the training email learningcenter@ucsc.edu. New student employees must complete the staff training, in addition to the student training, unless they completed the staff training within the past two years.


For more information about the training requirements contact lyounghi@ucsc.edu.