How to Get Help

Any member of the College community who has experienced sexual or physical assault is encouraged to immediately seek medical assistance, crisis counseling, contact law enforcement to make a report, and make a report to the College.

Emergency Response

Kenyon Campus Safety
740-427-5555 (24 hours) or 740-427-5000 (24 hours) 

Knox County Sheriff’s Office 
911 or 740-397-3333 

Emergency Law Enforcement Response
911 (from anywhere) 

Medical Treatment

Knox Community Hospital: 740-393-9000
1330 Coshocton Avenue Mount Vernon, OH 43050 
Provides medical treatment and sexual assault forensic exams 

New Directions: 740-397-4357
The Domestic Abuse and Rape Crisis Center of Knox County Hotline 
Will accompany individuals to a sexual assault forensic exam 

Kenyon College Cox Health Center: 740-427-5525
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Open through lunch. Provides medical treatment to students. For information about medical attention during non-business hours, call Campus Safety at 740-427-5000.

Counseling

Kenyon College Cox Counseling Center: 740-427-5643
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed during lunch (12 - 1 p.m.) 
Provides counseling services to students. After hours counseling can be obtained by calling Campus Safety, 740-427-5000, and without disclosing your name, ask to be connected with a counselor. 

New Directions: 740-397-4357
The Domestic Abuse and Rape Crisis Center of Knox County Hotline 
Provides accompaniment, support and advocacy services

Confidential Resources

The resources designated below can provide counseling, information and support under confidentiality protections. The ombudsperson is not a confidential resource for sexual misconduct.

On Campus

Cox Health and Counseling Center, 104 W. Scott Lane
Health Center: 740-427-5525, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (first floor)
Counseling Center: 740-427-5643, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (second floor)

Offers students individual counseling, group counseling and outreach activities, crisis intervention, consultation and health services After hours counseling can be obtained by calling Campus Safety, 740-427-5000, and without disclosing your name, ask to be connected with the counselor on call. 

Marc Bragin, College chaplain: 740-427-5228 
Rachel Kessler, priest-in-charge of Harcourt Parish and chaplain: 740-427-5353 

Off Campus

Private, Not Confidential, Resources

Kenyon Office for Civil Rights 
Samantha Hughes, civil rights/Title IX coordinator
740-427-5820 | hughess@kenyon.edu 

Kevin Peterson, civil rights/Title IX deputy coordinator
740-427-5245 | peterson2@kenyon.edu 

Kenyon Campus Safety
101 West Scott Lane | 740-427-5555 (24 hours)