Hazing, meaning any action taken or situation created by a member or members of a student organization toward one or more organization members or prospective members in connection with initiation, admission, affiliation, or ongoing membership in the organization when the action or situation (A) occurs on University-owned or leased property or at University-sponsored or supervised functions or at the local residence of any University student, faculty member, or employee, and (B) is designed to produce or does produce mental or physical harassment, humiliation, fatigue, degradation, ridicule, shock, or injury, as described by the University’s Hazing Policy. Detailed information about hazing is available on the Hoos Against Hazing website, including how to access confidential and other relevant University resources.


Office of the Dean of Students
Peabody Hall, Second Floor
Phone: (434) 924-7133
Email: [email protected]

To contact the Dean on Call: (434) 924-7133 (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or after hours by contacting the University Police Department at (434) 924-7166 and asking them to refer you to the Dean on Call.)

To report to the Hazing Hotline: Call 434-243-HAZE (4293).

If you are not a University student or employee, you may report hazing by or affecting a University student by contacting the Dean on Call.

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If this is an emergency or you wish to report a crime in progress, or an act or threat of violence, please call 911 immediately.