MU Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) Center
G216 MU Student Center

The RSVP Center provides confidential response services, basic crisis intervention, ongoing case management and advocacy.

  • Confidential resource.
  • Appointments and walk-in services 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Services offered free of charge.
  • Available to all students, faculty and staff.

True North
PO Box 1367
Columbia, MO 65205
573-875-1370 or 1-800-548-2480

  • Confidential resource.
  • Provides 24/7 crisis services, advocacy and safe shelter for Boone County, Missouri.
  • All services are free for qualified individuals.

Missouri Crisis Line
1-888-761-HELP (4357)
Text HAND to 839863

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest) National Hotline (connects to nearest crisis hotline)
1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

MUPD Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
573-882-5927 or 1-800-548-2480

  • Course is offered free of charge.
  • Classroom instruction and hands-on self defense practice with certified instructors.
  • Advanced RAD, RAD Aerosol/Keychain Defense, and Weapons Defense Class also available.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence

DoD Safe Helpline

  • Crisis intervention for military service members.