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Welcome to Aurora

  • Aurora; Established 1986. Believe Survivors, Change the Culture.
  • Free & Confidential Services
  • Power of Respect: Respect Yourself, Respect Others, Respect Boundaries
  • view of Appleby Hall from scholars walk

The Aurora Center for Advocacy & Education provides a free and confidential space for students, faculty, and staff affiliated with the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities and Augsburg University who are victims/survivors/concerned people of sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking, and sexual harassment.

2019 AAU Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault & Misconduct

Access the 2019 University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct and the National Aggregate report and data tables here.

COVID-19 Updates

For university wide communication and updates: COVID-19 Updates
Aurora Clients:  

Aurora staff are in the office. Meetings in the office may be available upon request and by appointment only. Appointments over Zoom are still available.

Appointments can be scheduled by emailing aurora@umn.edu or by calling 612-626-2929 Monday through Friday between 8:00am and 4:30pm.

Prevention Education: 

Workshops are being facilitated by Aurora staff and trained volunteers.

Workshops will be facilitated both in person and remotely using Zoom, as determined by the preferences of those requesting and Aurora facilitators jointly.

Please allow at least 3 weeks of advanced notice for presentation requests.

You can request a workshop using the following link: z.umn.edu/AuroraWorkshop

We Are Here For You

Call

  • Emergencies: Call 911
  • 24hr Helpline: (612) 626-9111
  • Textline: (612) 615-8911
    • M-F 9am-3pm only

Email:

Visit:

  • Appleby Hall, Suite 117
  • Scheduled Appointments
    • M-F 9am-3pm only

Request a Workshop

Workshops are being facilitated by Aurora staff and trained volunteers, both in person and remotely using Zoom, as determined by the preferences of those requesting and Aurora facilitators jointly.

Please allow at least 3 weeks of advanced notice for presentation requests.

You can request a workshop using the following link: z.umn.edu/AuroraWorkshop

 

 

Visit Us

Appleby Hall, Suite 117

Drop-in & scheduled appointments available

Apply to Volunteer

Upcoming training: January 2022

Applications will be available in October 2021.

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