The University of Oregon Organization Against Sexual Assault (UO OASA) is a student organization that advocates for survivors of sexual violence through increased education, prevention efforts, and survivor empowerment.
Founded in 2012 as the Sexual Violence Prevention Taskforce (SVPTF), OASA works to identify and evaluate the current prevention, education, and support services at the UO, as well as work on projects that promote consent, healthy relationships, and more.
VISION, MISSION, AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES
VISION To institute effective change in the pursuit of ending sexual violence
MISSION We will implement prevention, education, and advocacy efforts for survivors of sexual violence and the general community.
GUIDING PRINCIPLES OASA supports: Survivors of all identities Student-led prevention efforts Peer-to-peer education Survivor-centered policies and support Inclusion of underrepresented identities within the Sexual Violence Prevention and Education community
OASA collaborates with: Other survivor-centered groups and individuals on and off campus
OASA uses: Evidence-based prevention work Student-driven campaigns Prevention efforts addressing the needs of all communities