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Use Nite Ride

Request a free, safe ride home between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. This service is available to all UI students, faculty, and staff.

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Download Rave Guardian

Use the free campus safety app to set a safety timer, text anonymous tips to police, and call for help with the touch of a button.

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Register your Bike

Registering your bike with Bike Index is free and voluntary. It creates a record of ownership, and may help us return it to you if it is stolen.

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Play an active role in your personal safety by using free campus safety services and staying informed.

News

Campus Safety Advisory: Animal Bite

Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Campus Safety wants community members to be aware that UI Police responded to an animal bite report on the west side of campus on Monday, May 20. The victim told police she was walking along the Mormon Handcart Trail, 116 Hawkeye Court, at approximately 4 p.m. when she felt something biting her ankle. The victim then turned around and discovered it looked like a coyote. The animal lunged at the victim and began to bite and scratch, causing injuries.

Campus Safety adds 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline decals to Squad Cars

Monday, May 20, 2024
The University of Iowa is among the first Big Ten universities to add 988 to its campus safety vehicles. The new decals feature the national suicide and crisis lifeline number, which offers those in crisis a direct and confidential connection to trained counselors who can provide immediate assistance.

Arrest made following April 4 Hawk Alert

Tuesday, May 14, 2024
As a result of an investigation into the report of a person carrying a knife near the intersection of North Dubuque and Jefferson streets on April 4, 2024, Iowa City Police have made on arrest.

Events

UI Health Care Bike Registration

Monday, August 12, 2024 11:00am to 1:00pm
University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital
Campus Safety is hosting a bike registration event that's open to all students, faculty, and staff. Attend this event to get your bike registered and learn more about what you can do to secure your property and prevent bike theft. Registering your bike makes it easier for you to report your bike if it is stolen, and easier for law enforcement to return it to you if it is located.

UI Health Care Bike Registration

Tuesday, September 10, 2024 2:00pm to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital
Campus Safety is hosting a bike registration event that's open to all students, faculty, and staff. Attend this event to get your bike registered and learn more about what you can do to secure your property and prevent bike theft. Registering your bike makes it easier for you to report your bike if it is stolen, and easier for law enforcement to return it to you if it is located.
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