Title IX Compliance

To file a complaint of sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, or stalking contact the Title IX Coordinator. You may also contact:

St. Thomas University’s Public Safety
Phone: (305) 628-6500

Incident Reporting Online click here.

Online Training

SafeColleges provides our employees and students with access to a comprehensive library of engaging courses.

Employee Access: https://stu-fl.safecolleges.com/login

Student Access: https://stustudents-fl.safecolleges.com/login



If you have a complaint involving sex discrimination, sexual harassment, or sexual violence, or if you have questions about St. Thomas’ policies or procedures in these areas, please contact the Title IX Coordinator listed below.


Student Health Center, Victim Advocacy and Counseling

Maria Garavito-Bedoya, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Phone: (305) 628-6695
Email: mgaravito@stu.edu

 It’s On Us

Be direct.  Ask someone who looks like they may need help if they’re okay.

Community programs assisting survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking include:

The Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center is located at 1611 NW 12th Avenue in Miami. Its phone number is (305) 585-5185 and its website is at http://www.jacksonhealth.org/services-rape-treatment.asp. The Center, which has a 24-hour hotline and whose services are free, provides crisis intervention; information and referrals to medical, counseling, and legal resources; prevention education; and individual and group therapy.

Jessie Trice Community Health Center is located at 4692 NW 183rd Street in Miami Gardens. Its phone number is (305) 474-6855 and its website is at http://www.jtchc.org/. The Center provides counseling and health care services.

Women in Distress of Broward County, which can be contacted at (954) 761-1133 or at http://www.womenindistress.org/, is a full-service domestic violence center serving Broward County with a 24-hour hotline and emergency shelter, as well as counseling and support for survivors and their children.

Project Style is located at 169 E. Flagler Street, suite 1300, in Miami. Its phone number is 305-458- 2356 and its website is at http://www.stylemiami.org/. Project Style provides, among other resources, HIV testing and free counseling.

Sexual Harassment and Discriminatory Policies


Annual Security Report