Programs Sponsored by Title IX Office & Campus Life

Behavior Intervention and Threat Assessment Team (BIT) – Campus Awareness Requires Everyone (CARE)

The Behavior Intervention Team (BIT) strives to promote the health, safety, and welfare of the entire university community by preventing and resolving incidents of violence across campus, with an emphasis on addressing sexual harassment, stalking, dating and domestic violence, and sexual assault. The BIT Team convenes several times each semester to address issues of safety and violence on campus. To share a concern or make a referral, contact 210-567-2273 or visit the CARE Program by clicking on the corresponding box.

Safe Walk

The UT Health San Antonio Police Department Safe Walk program provides uniformed public safety officers to safely escort students, faculty, and staff around campus upon request. Contact 210-567-2800, option 3 or visit the UT Health San Antonio Police Department’s Safe Walk webpage by clicking on the corresponding box.

HSC Alert

The HSC Alert is the text and email notification system for emergencies and campus closures at UT Health San Antonio. The UT Health San Antonio community automatically receives HSC Alert messages through members’ uthscsa.edu email accounts. To sign up for an HSC text alert, visit the Campus Status webpage by clicking on the corresponding box and then clicking on HSC Alert. The system will prompt the UT Health San Antonio member to log in and insert his/her/their cell phone number(s) and service provider(s).

Campus Resources


Title IX Office

(Faculty, Students, Residents & Trainees)
Dr. John Kaulfus, Title IX Coordinator
Email: TitleIX@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210-450-8131
ComplianceLine: 1-877-507-7317
Online Reporting


Title IX Office – Human Resources

(Staff Employees)
Email: hrpartners@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210- 567-2600
ComplianceLine: 1-877-507-7317
Online Reporting


Institutional Compliance & Privacy Office

Confidential and Anonymous 24/7/365
ComplianceLine: 1-877-507-7317
Online Reporting


UT Health Police Department

Non-Emergency: 210-567-2800 (opt 3)
Emergency: 911 or 210-567-8911

Confidential – Campus Resources


UT Health Student Counseling Center

(Students)

[Confidential]
Office Phone: 210-567-2648
24-Hr Crisis Line: 210-567-2648


Student Ombudsperson Services

[Confidential]
Mrs. Ellyse Sanchez
Sancheze5@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210-567-2627
Mrs. Le’Keisha Johnson
JohnsonLD@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210-567-2651


Faculty Ombudsperson Services

[Confidential]
Dr. Bonnie Blankmeyer
Blankmeyer@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210-567-2691


UT Employee Assistance Program

(Staff Employees & Faculty)
[Confidential]
Phone: 1-800-346-3549 or 713-500-3327


Wellness 360

(Students, Employees & Faculty)
[Confidential]
Phone: 210-567-2788

Advocacy Groups


Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

TAASA is not a 24-hour hotline or rape crisis center.
Phone: (512) 474-7190 to be connected to your nearest rape crisis center.
Emergency: Call 911


Texas Advocacy Project

Phone: 800-374-4673


Veterans Crisis Line

Phone: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
Text: 838255

Community Resources

Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital

Emergency Room
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)
(on duty at all times)
8026 Floyd Curl Drive, SA, Texas

San Antonio Police Department

Victims Advocacy
Main Station Phone: 210-207-2141
Emergency Call: 911

Rape Crisis Center

Hotline 24 Hour Support: 210-349-7273
Emergency: Call 911

Bexar County Family Justice Center

Phone: 210-631-0100
Emergency: Call 911

Family Violence Prevention Services

The Battered Women and Children’s Center
Hotline 24 Hour Support: 210-733-8810
Emergency: Call 911

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)

National Sexual Assault Hotline
24 Hour Support: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

National Domestic Violence Hotline

24 Hour Support: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)