University of Minnesota
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. A multi-pronged, collaborative effort is in place to promote on-campus safety, while working with our Minneapolis and other community partners to ensure proper resources are dedicated to making off-campus neighborhoods safe. Read more about the U's ongoing safety initiatives.

What's New?

Change in approach to Crime Alerts

The purpose of a Crime Alert is to inform the University community of a threat or ongoing risk and to enable community members to take action to better protect themselves, be safe, and avoid being the victim of a crime. On Feb. 25, 2015, the U announced a change in its approach on the use of suspect descriptions in Crime Alerts.

Public Safety & the U.

What You Can Do.