Stop Abuse in Relationships (StAR)

Colorado Mesa University's StAR's goal is to provide a safe and supporting environment for students by providing resources to prevent interpersonal violence. Here at CMU we want to provide advocacy and support for victims of sexual violence, stalking, sexual harassment, and relationship violence.

Join the Movement!

  • Use the buddy system and never walk alone
  • Never leave a friend behind
  • Call / Use the Campus Safe Walk Program (970.260.2683)
  • Always ask for consent in a relationship
  • Don't be shy about saying 'no'
  • Lock your door/balcony at all times
  • Download and use the Circle of 6 app
  • Put the campus emergency numbers in your cell phone 
    • (numbers available under StAR Resources)
  • Use substances responsibly (remember CMU is a dry campus)

More about safety at CMU

Note: If you are currently in a situation where you or someone else needs assistance call our Sexual Assault Response Team's (SART) 24 hour hotline number: 970.270.5895.