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News & Announcements

October 26, 2021

Halloween Safety message from Eric Heath, Associate Vice President for Safety & Security

I am writing to share important resources and information to help you stay safe this Halloween. October 31 is traditionally a time when numerous visitors come to Hyde Park to trick or treat or engage in informal celebratory activities. Most people come to enjoy the holiday, but Halloween can also be a time of increased crime in the city.

September 21, 2021

Autumn Safety message from Eric Heath, Associate Vice President for Safety & Security

With the Autumn Quarter soon underway, I would like to share some important tips as well as several new resources that the Department of Safety and Security (DSS) has implemented to help you stay safe this quarter and throughout the year.

September 03, 2021

Transportation and Parking Announces the new Red Line/Arts Block Route

The University is now offering a new route, Monday- Friday, 6:30 a.m. until 9 p.m., providing service from central points on campus to the Garfield Red Line Station, and the Arts Block.

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Clery Act Reporting at UChicago

Annual Security and Fire Safety Cover 2021

To comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, the University of Chicago provides resources to inform students, faculty, and staff about safety and security matters that impact our community. The University publishes an Annual Security & Fire Safety Report, which is one of the requirements of the Clery Act. Members of the University community are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the information included in this report. If you are having trouble accessing information on this website or need materials in an alternate format, contact for assistance.

Clery Act Reporting