With over 8,000 respondents from Western, 72 per cent of students reported harassment and 32 reported non-consensual sexual relations, both of which are above the provincial average for universities.
Giving students a snow day means more than a day off school — it means protecting students from harm.
The government represent 1.3 million students.
The task force includes the USC, Western administration, London Police and the City of London.
The funding, derived from a student fee increase matched by Western, will improve mental health resources across campus.