Victim's Rights

Members of the Normandale Community College community who identify themselves as victims or survivors of sexual assault may rely on the following provisions in support of their recovery.

  1. You can choose whether or not to file a complaint with the appropriate college department or with law enforcement. 
  2. You do not have to identify the alleged perpetrator, unless the information is necessary to respond to your request for a specific form of assistance. 
  3. Before making a report to a college official, you can request information about college policies and procedures for releasing personally identifiable information about you. You can request that information by contacting the Normandale Community College Advising and Counseling Office at 952-358-8261 or Dr. Amy Wagener at 952-358-8926, and 24 hour-hour Crisis Phone Support is available at Cornerstone by calling 952-884-0376; contacting Title IX Coordinator at 952-358-8623 or Deputy Coordinators at 952-358-9144 or 952-358-9211.
  4. You can request assistance from a confidential advocate or the Title IX Coordinator in filing a report with law enforcement. 
  5. You can access confidential physical and mental health care at Normandale Community College's Health, Counseling, & Wellness Services or a healthcare facility of your choice without consenting to an investigation. 
  6. You can request a barring of personal contact between you and the alleged perpetrator through the Title IX Coordinator. 
  7. You can request relocation through the Title IX Coordinator. 
  8. If you are a student, you can request a change in your class schedule to avoid contact with the alleged perpetrator through the Title IX Coordinator. 
  9. You will be informed of the outcomes of the investigation.
  10. Normandale Community College's investigative procedure guarantees the following rights if you have filed a complaint with the college:
    1.  To receive written information about the college's policies and procedures
    2. To have an advisor or advocate of your choosing present during the investigative process