Ryerson releases sexual violence report, implements university-wide policy

July 22, 2015

Ryerson University’s board of governors has approved a new university-wide policy regarding sexual violence. The policy is the outcome of a full public report, which includes a single policy and 18 other recommendations. The policy focuses on education, awareness, and training and is the product of extensive review and community consultation. It states that all members of the Ryerson community will receive support regardless of when, where, or by whom they have experienced sexual violence. The policy is effective immediately and the university will move toward implementing the full report’s 18 recommendations in the coming months. Ryerson | Full Report