If you experience gender-based discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, relationship (domestic and/or dating) violence, or stalking, there are many resources on the Mines campus, as well as in the local community.

Counseling Options

The Mines Counseling Center offers confidential counseling and support.

The Counseling Center also has a list of off-campus therapists.

24-Hour Crisis Lines

The following agencies have 24-hour crisis lines:

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The Blue Bench

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The Center

Family Tree/Women in Crisis Center
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Jefferson Center for Mental Health

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Victim Outreach Incorporated

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Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network

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Colorado State Employee Assistance Program

303.866.4314 / 800.821.8154

Medical Assistance
Mines Student Health Center

St. Anthony’s Hospital
11600 W 2nd Place, Lakewood, CO
St. Anthony’s has Forensic Nurse Examiners.

Legal Rights

Additionally, you have legal rights. You have the right to file a complaint with law enforcement and/or with Mines. Law Enforcement Agencies can respond. You also have the legal right to not file a report if you choose.

  • Colorado School of Mines Police
    911 or 303.273.3333
  • Golden Police
    911 or 303.384.8045
  • Jefferson County Sherriff
    911 or 303.277.0211

If the crime occurred in a jurisdiction outside of Golden, then the case will be transferred to the respective jurisdiction.

CARE at Mines

Submit a report about someone you are worried about.

At Mines

The Title IX Office manages complaints and assists with remedial measures for victims, including academic accommodations and no contact directives. Mines internal investigation processes are handled as discreetly as possible, but confidentiality cannot be guaranteed. Mines investigations may result in discipline of an offender. Mines prohibits retaliation for raising complaints of sexual misconduct, stalking, or dating or domestic violence.

You can contact any of the following people if you want to know more about the process or need additional resources:

Coordinators in Title IX Office Karin Ranta-Curran
Title IX Coordinator and Executive Director, Institutional Compliance and Equity
Guggenheim 211A | 303.384.2558
Katie Schmalzel
(Confidential Option)
Prevention Program Manager
Institutional Compliance and Equity
Guggenheim 212B | 303.273.3260
Coordinators for Students Jahi Simbai
Assistant Dean
Office of Graduate Studies
Student Center E145 | 303.384.2221
Colin Terry
Associate Dean of Students
Student Life
Center for Academic Services & Advising 102 | 303.273.3081
Coordinators for Employees & Third Parties Debbie Wernli
Employment Manager
Human Resources
Guggenheim 110 | 303.273.3494
Coordinator for Athletic Compliance Dixie Cirillo
Associate Athletics Director
Volk 318 | 303.273.3206


Download these PDF files for additional resources for students and faculty and staff:


Submit an anonymous report about a situation that may not be ethical, as well as reports of gender based discrimination, sexual harassment and sexual violence.