Student Life and Development

A facilitator and students at a Community Through Diversity training session

Respect and Responsibility

General Information

St. Cloud State University offers a welcoming campus environment in which students can explore their academic, personal, and social goals while engaging positively with the Husky community. In support of this aspiration, all new students are required to complete the course. 

Graduate students and those with a previous undergraduate degree are not required to complete the program.

This course is required. A registration hold may be placed on the account of students who do not complete the course.

Sexual Violence Protection Training (SVPT)

SVPT is a D2L course that addresses stalking, dating and domestic violence, and sexual assault. Shortly before the semester begins, instructions for the course will be sent to new students via their Huskynet account (St. Cloud State University email). Student are encouraged to complete the course prior to their arrival on campus. By Minnesota State law, the course must be completed no later than 10 days into the semester.

The Women’s Center at (320) 308-5958 or womenscenter@stcloudstate.edu can provide assistance with the course. 

Our goal is to unlock your potential so you can create a life of meaning and a path to success during and beyond your college years. Safety, equity and inclusion for all will ensure an environment that focuses on student learning and growth. As you navigate your way around campus and the community please take advantage of all the opportunities and resources available to you. Thank you!