Promoting respect, equity, and inclusion in our university community.

Respectful Relationships

Respectful Relationships Website

For info on Respect Now Always., the national and Western prevention program,  how we fared in the national surveys, and more.

National Student Safety Survey

2021 National Student Safety Survey

Learn more about the Universities Australia survey data and reports.

Follow Us

Follow Us

Make it social with community highlights, campaigns, celebrations, news, and ideas.

Gender Equality

Gender Equality

Gender inequality is the main cause and driver of sexual and gendered violence. See why we are third worldwide for addressing Gender Equality.

Domestic and Family Violence Support

Domestic and Family Violence Support

Violence is a terrible reality for too many people. See here for how Western supports our community.

Support at WesternSupport at Western

We believe survivors. You are not alone, and help is always available. These support options are professional, confidential, convenient, and free.


Western has a firm commitment to safer communities. We encourage you to report. We believe survivors.

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We'd love to hear your idea! We work in prevention and response with partners across the university.

Equity and DiversityEquity and Diversity

We Care. Explore some ways Equity and Diversity look after our community and how you can get involved.

Staff ModuleStaff Module

Empowered staff make a bigger difference. Pilot the Australian Psychological society’s module aimed at tertiary staff  (vUWS and MyCareerOnline)

Respectful and Responsible CommunitiesRespectful and Responsible Communities

Enrol in our student-facing module covering respectful relationships, student rights and responsibilities, and positive intervention.