Dean of Students in the University: Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

To: All College, Graduate and Professional Students
From: Michele Rasmussen, Dean of Students in the University
Subject: Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
Date: September 14, 2017

Dear Students,

The University of Chicago makes its Annual Security and Fire Safety Report available to all students, faculty, other academic appointees, postdoctoral researchers, and staff. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is published annually and includes the following:

  • Information regarding transportation on and around campus;
  • Safety tips and information on security and crime prevention programs;
  • Information regarding the University’s emergency response and communications plans;
  • University policies and sanctions, and legal sanctions regarding the sale, possession, and use of alcohol and illegal drugs;
  • Information regarding drug and alcohol education programs;
  • Crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years;
  • University programs to prevent sexual violence, the University policy on Harassment, Discrimination, and Sexual Misconduct (which addresses sexual harassment, sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking), and procedures to follow when sexual violence occurs;
  • University discipline processes;
  • University fire safety report;
  • University missing student policy;
  • Information regarding reporting of criminal activity; and
  • Information regarding the location of a list of registered sex offenders residing in Chicago.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at securityreport.uchicago.edu. Print copies of the publication are also available upon request from the University of Chicago Police Department, 850 E. 61st Street, Chicago, IL 60637.