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Welcome to Aurora

  • Aurora in purple font for Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • view of Appleby Hall from scholars walk
  • Free & Confidential Services
  • Power of Respect: Respect Yourself, Respect Others, Respect Boundaries
  • Consent: Ask. Listen. Respect
  • Aurora; Established 1986. Believe Survivors, Change the Culture.

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.

We Are Here For You


  • Emergencies: Call 911
  • 24hr Helpline: (612) 626-9111
  • Textline: (612) 615-8911
    • M-F 8am-4:30pm only



  • Appleby Hall, Suite 117
  • Drop-in Appointments
    • M-F 9am-4pm only
  • Scheduled Appointments
    • M-F 9am-4pm only

Request a Workshop

Use our quick online form

Please request at least three weeks in advance.

Visit Us

Appleby Hall, Suite 117

Drop-in & scheduled appointments available

Apply to Volunteer

40 Hour Volunteer Training  (February 2020)

6 Hour Special Projects Volunteer Training  (June 2020)

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