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University of Minnesota

Safe U.

A Focus on Safety

The safety of students, faculty, staff, and visitors is of highest priority at the University of Minnesota. This steadfast commitment has led to a 43 percent decrease in on-campus crime between 2002-2012. Last fall, however, we experienced an increase in the number of crimes on and off campus, and developed a multi-pronged, collaborative effort in response. Read more about the U's ongoing safety initiatives.

What's New?

On Saturday, June 14, the METRO Green Line will begin service. Three stations will serve the campus: the Stadium Village Station (just to the east of TCF Bank Stadium); the East Bank Station (on Washington Avenue between Harvard and Union Streets. Buses are already running on the re-opened Washington Ave and trains are being tested, so please read these important safety tips now.

Safety Tip of the Week

Got consent?—Before you make your move, make sure you have your partner's full consent.

See more safety tips

Public Safety & the U.

What You Can Do.