95% of campus sexual assaults are unreported; 90% of women know the person who sexually assaulted or raped them; At least 50% of sexual assaults on campus are alcohol-related; 50% of sexual assaults happened on weekends between midnight and 6am. [click on this image to find a video, which explores ways of talking about sex and preventing sexual violence] Sources: http://pact5.org/what-is-sexual-assault/
Stats on Sexual Assault Source: Rid of My Disgrace (http://www.amazon.com/Rid-My-Disgrace-Healing-Victims/dp/1433515989#reader_1433515989) [click on this image to a short clip and analysis of the prevalence of sexual assault in the United States]
Given the issues with sexual assualt and sexual harassment in colleges across the country I feel that it is important to know the exsisting laws and statistics. It is also important to keep in mind that new legislation will change how student affairs educators do their jobs.