As a member of the University of Chicago community, you have the opportunity to experience the advantages of campus and city life with the support of many resources. The University takes measures to ensure a safe campus environment. It is important to keep in mind that a level of responsibility for personal safety, crime prevention, and healthy living also rests with each individual. Whether you are a longtime community member or new to the University of Chicago, we encourage you to familiarize yourself with the campus, the University transportation systems, the University’s guide to safe urban living, and get into the habit of taking good care of yourself and your peers. In order for all members of our community to thrive, it is important that each of us is well equipped to successfully navigate our environment.
Safety & Security Resources
Being aware of your surroundings and prepared for unexpected situations goes hand-in-hand with city life. The University has a wealth of safety and security resources to support you.