Emergency and Safety Information

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For Parents

UNCW families are encouraged to get to know UNCW's resources in regards to campus safety.

Know the Facts

  • Fast Facts: Understand and prepare for various types of emergencies and threats to safety, including hurricanes, pandemic flu, interpersonal violence and more.
  • UNCW Alert: Seek official university communications during an emergency

Keep Your Student Safe and Healthy

  • Active Shooter checklist (PDF) - details safety precautions to take
  • CARE - UNCW resource center focused on preventing and supporting victims of violent behaviors including sexual assault, relationship abuse, stalking and harassment
  • Counseling Center - UNCW's official center for individual/group counseling services and mental health resources
  • CROSSROADS - UNCW resource for substance abuse prevention and education programs
  • Interpersonal Violence - outlines statistics, prevention plans and how to support/help a victim
  • R.A.D. Self Defense Training - class dates and registration information for Rape Aggression Defense training
  • Sexual Harassment - defines harassment and how to report it
  • Women's Resource Center - UNCW center that promotes gender equality

Annual Campus Crime Report

  • The UNCW Campus Crime and Security Report (PDF) is published and distributed each year in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act [20 USC 1092 (f)].
  • The predominant crimes on campus involve property theft from buildings (labeled in this report as burglaries) or regulatory offenses involving the enforcement of alcohol and drug laws and policies.
  • UNCW consistently strives to implement a number of measures to increase safety on campus.

Cope with Sexual Assault

Visit www.uncw.edu/emergencyandsafety/sexualassault.html for information about how parents can help sexual assault victims, students accused of sexual misconduct and students who are friends of a victim of sexual assault.