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The College’s Title IX Coordinator has ultimate oversight responsibility for handling Title IX-related Complaints and for identifying and addressing any patterns or systemic problems involving Sexual Misconduct. The Title IX Coordinator is available to meet with individuals who are involved with or concerned about issues or College processes, incidents, patters or problems related to Sexual Misconduct on campus or in College programs. All allegations involving Sexual Misconduct should be directed to the Title IX Coordinator or other designated College individuals or offices as outlined in the Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures.

The nature of the resources listed below is for immediate or primary support or advocacy, as well as local ongoing services.

Campus Resources

  • The Ferrum College Police Department, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An officer is available by phone at 540-365-4444. The department is located at 10021 Franklin Street (on Route 40 adjacent to the Ferrum Mercantile across from campus).
  • The College’s interim Title IX Coordinator, Mr. Chris Chandler, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. He is available by phone at 540-365-4287, by email at cchandler@ferrum.edu, and is located in the Human Resources Office in the Pine House on Route 602.
  • The College’s interim Title IX Deputy Coordinator, Dr. Ronda Bryant, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. She is available by phone at 540-365-5058, by email at rbryant@ferrum.edu, and is located in John Wesley Hall Room 102.

Confidential Resources

The Student Counselor, Cherri Hall, is located in B-106 Bassett Hall and is available by phone at 540-365-4219 (you should leave a message if she does not answer the phone). Ms. Hall is on campus from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. You may also reach her via email at cghall@ferrum.edu.

Jan Nicholson, the Dean of the Chapel, is located in lower Franklin Hall near the Campus Post Office. She can be reached by calling 540-365-4285 or through email at jcnicholson@ferrum.edu.

Community Resources

Local Law Enforcement Agencies can be reached by calling 911.

Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital is located at 180 Floyd Avenue in Rocky Mount. The Emergency Department can be reached by calling 540-483-5277.

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital is located at 1906 Belleview Avenue, SE, in Roanoke. The Emergency Department can be reached by calling 540-981-7000.

Franklin County Family Resources Center may be contacted at 540-483-1234 or through their website at www.franklincountyva.org/shelter.

Sexual Assault Response and Awareness, Inc. (SARA) runs a 24-hour hotline that can be reached at 540-981-9352. You can also visit them online at www.sararoanoke.org.

Contact Listen Line is a 24-hour counseling hotline that can be reached at 1-877-WEHELP6 or 1-877-934-3576.

The U.S. Government website www.notalone.gov/students offers links for additional information and resources.