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Housing Support




Sexual harassment, sexual violence, interpersonal (relationship) violence, sexual exploitation, and/or stalking can impact someone’s sense of safety in the place that they reside. The resources below can help individuals request changes for room and/or residence hall assignments, find temporary emergency housing, and consider options and support for navigating off-campus housing.

Resources provided are not an exhaustive list. Individuals can learn more about their specific options by contacting any of the resources listed.

Gender Violence Services Coordinators (GVSCs) | On Campus | Confidential | M – F 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • GVSC Website | GVSC Email | Phone: 919-962-1343
  • Located at the Sonja Haynes Stone Center Suite 101 (150 South Road)  
  • To schedule a meeting, you may email or call the GVSCs. Dates and times available for drop-in hours in the LGBTQ Center may be found on the GVSC website.  
  • This resource is for students (undergraduate, graduate, professional and doctoral students), employees, and post-doctoral scholars.  
  • Examples of housing support: find temporary emergency housing; changes to rooms and/or residence hall assignments; explore off-campus housing options; referrals to community resources.
  • Watch this video to learn more about the services the GVSCs provide

Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office (EOC) | On Campus | Private | M – F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • EOC Website | EOC Email | Phone: 919-445-2759
  • Located at 214 W. Cameron Avenue, 2nd floor
  • For an initial meeting, email, call, or submit an online form through the EOC website 
  • This resource is for students (undergraduate, graduate, professional and doctoral students), employees, and post-doctoral scholars.   
  • Examples of housing support: find temporary emergency housing, changes to rooms and/or residence hall assignments on campus; explore off-campus housing options; referrals to community resources.
  • Watch this video to learn more about the services the EOC Office provides.

Compass Center | Off Campus | Confidential | 24 hours / 7 days a week

  • Compass Center Website | Phone helpline: 919-929-7122 
  • Location: 210 Henderson Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 
  • This resource is for individuals in Orange County.  
  • Examples of housing support: 24/7 phone helpline; emergency shelter placement.