Faculty and Staff

Ensuring a safe work environment for UC employees is a responsibility the department of public safety takes very seriously. 

In partnership with the university, we offer many resources to ensure your safety and well-being. Below are several tools you can use to stay abreast of campus safety notices, weather emergencies and more. 

  • On the web - Visit www.uc.edu for detailed campus closure and emergency information updates.
  • On your mobile device - Register your cell phone with the university to receive emergency text alerts.
  • By email - Check your UC email account for campus safety messages and alerts.
  • In social media - On Twitter follow @UCPublicSafety and @uofcincy

Safety Assessment

The Department of Public Safety's Crime Prevention unit is available to conduct safety assessments of buildings on UC's campuses.

For more information, call 513-556-4924.

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Safety Resources:

  • Blue Help Phones - Strategically located around campus to contact UC Police, a blue phone is usually within sight.
  • LiveSafe App - Free mobile app available through iTunes and Google Play - Connects users with UC Police and allows friends or family members to monitor users in real-time as they walk to a destination.
  • NightRide - Free nightime shuttle service that provides transportation to and from locations within a one mile radius around campus