Below are confidential and nonconfidential resources available to students, staff and faculty on and off campus.

Confidential Resources

Students Only

  • The Counseling Center, located in Holthusen Hall, Room 204, provides individual counseling and can be reached at (414) 288-7172. Experienced mental health professionals staff the center from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and are also available on call. Therapists provide both one-on-one and group counseling. All services are confidential.
  • Medical professionals at Marquette University Medical Clinic can assist you with medical needs, including evaluation and treatment for injuries and STIs as well as pregnancy testing. All medical services are confidential. The clinic is located in Schroeder Complex, Lower Level, and can be reached at (414) 288-7184.
  • Bias Incident Reporting: A bias incident is any discriminatory or hurtful act that appears to be motivated or is perceived by the victim or victims to be motivated by race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, sex, ability, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, socioeconomic status or language. You may submit an online report form or report by calling Vice President for Inclusive Excellence William Welburn at (414) 288-8028 during business hours. 

Faculty/Staff Only

  • The Aurora Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a benefit for all Marquette University employees, spouses and dependents and provides work-life services, short-term counseling, referrals and resource identification. For online resources, you may visit the EAP website [username: Marquette]. You may call the EAP at (800) 236-3231 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to schedule an appointment. To speak with a counselor, please call the EAP directly for 24/7 assistance.
  • Bias Incident Reporting — The university provides all employees various avenues for addressing and resolving disagreements with their supervisor, manager or any other member of the university community. These avenues include both formal and informal grievance procedures. Marquette University’s affirmative action officer is Lynn Mellantine, assistant vice president of human resources, at (414) 288-3430.

Available to All

  • Aurora Healing Center at Aurora Sinai Medical Center is open 24/7. Staff provide advocacy and crisis counseling; treat injuries; test for and treat STIs; and gather physical evidence. The center also provides referrals for further care. All services are confidential. The Healing Center at Aurora Sinai can be reached at (414) 219-5555.

  • Aurora Healing Center on Bruce Street offers sexual abuse survivors and their loved ones opportunities for healing by providing support, counseling, advocacy and community education. All services are confidential. The Healing Center can be reached at (414) 671-HEAL (4325).

  • Sojourner Family Peace Center provides a 24-hour domestic violence hotline and legal emergency assistance. All services are confidential. The center can be reached at (414) 276-1911.
  • The Milwaukee LGBT Community Center provides culturally sensitive and competent educational, social, and health and wellness services for LGBT youth, adults and their allies. A mental health clinic offers certified outpatient mental health care in a confidential setting. The center can be reached at (414) 271-2656.
  • The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The hotline can be accessed at (800) 273-TALK (8255).

Non-Confidential Campus Resources

Any university employees (other than confidential resources) who receive a report about conduct prohibited by Marquette’s Title IX Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct Policy are required to inform the Title IX Office about the incident.

Students Only

  • Advocacy Services can be reached 24/7 at (414) 288-5244. A victim advocate can provide information about campus and community resources and support you through each step of the process.
  • Campus Ministry provides spiritual support and counseling and can be reached at (414) 288-6873. Campus ministers are available to meet with students and provide support.
  • Marquette Police Department is available 24/7. It is located in the 16th Street Parking Structure and can be reached at (414) 288-6800.
  • Staff at the Center for Gender and Sexualities Studies can provide you with additional information regarding support. The center is located in Lalumiere Hall, Room 254B, and can be reached at (414) 288-0856 or
  • Marquette's Title IX coordinator, aided by deputy Title IX coordinators, as listed below, is responsible for ensuring compliance with Title IX, including the investigation of complaints falling under the university’s Title IX Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct Policy. For details on Title IX, visit
    • Title IX Coordinator: Kristen Kreple, (414) 288-3151
    • Title IX Deputy-Students: Cara Hardin, (414) 288-7206
    • Title IX Deputy-Faculty: Dr. William Welburn, (414) 288-8028
    • Title IX Deputy-Staff: Lynn Mellantine, (414) 288-3430
    • Title IX Deputy-Athletics: Sarah Bobert, (414) 288-5253

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