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While the university cannot protect individuals, representing a broad spectrum of beliefs, from potential distress that may arise from the expression of ideas and opinions they may find unwelcome, disagreeable, or offensive, we do acknowledge the impact others exercising their right to free expression can have and offer the following resources as places to find support and community.

Associated Students

Associated Students' mission is to promote student engagement in all areas of campus life through leadership, advocacy, and service in order to build and strengthen our community.

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Graduate & Professional Student Association

The Graduate & Professional Student Association represents the interests and concerns of graduate and professional students on campus, locally, systemwide, statewide, and on national levels.

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Counseling and Psychological Services

CAPS is committed to promoting student mental health and well-being at an individual and organizational level, as well as the preservation and sustainability of an environment conducive to growth and lifelong learning.

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The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program

The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program is a confidential service designed to help campus employees* and the members of their immediate household resolve concerns that may be affecting personal well-being and/ or job performance.

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Join a Student Organization

Get involved with students who have the same interests as you.

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Student Legal Services

Student Legal Services offers free and confidential legal services to UC San Diego students.

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The Staff Association

The Staff Association engages and empowers all UC San Diego staff in order to advocate staff priorities and maximize our impact.

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Deans of Student Affairs

Deans of Student Affairs oversee the administration of student life and student development within the colleges.

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UC San Diego Office of the Ombuds

The UC San Diego Office of the Ombuds provides confidential, neutral, and informal dispute resolution services for the UC San Diego community.

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Campus Community Centers

Campus Community Centers at UC San Diego build affinity among a diverse population of students, faculty and staff members.

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