The words "Safety Month" appear in between two parking cones. One also has the phrases "Safer self," "Safer Us,: and "Safer U."

Safety Month

Join us all September to learn about safety (and have a chance to win a cool prize)!

Welcome to Housing & Residential Life's Fall 2023 Safety Month! We all have a role in keeping your communities safe, so our Safety Week motto is A Safer U Starts With You. This month we’re sharing safety tips, highlighting campus safety resources, and helping you think about how you can safely celebrate with friends now that Golden Gopher. 


Check out events that will help you get to know safety & security resources on campus and prepare you to connect and have fun safely with your friends.

Complete our Safety Quiz to WIN!

A Safer U Starts with You, so it is important you know what you can do to keep yourself and others safe!

All residents who complete this Safety Quiz by September 29 will be entered into a raffle to win one of three $100 gift cards for the UMN Bookstore. If you have problems accessing or completing the form, you can do so on Google Forms.


Available Campus Safety Resources

Working together, we can all foster a safer climate on and near campus. Resources are available across campus to provide support, tips, and additional information on alcohol and drug abuse prevention, crime, health emergencies, sexual misconduct prevention, transportation safety, and more.

Safe Campus 624-WALKGopher ChauffeurRave Guardian App  

Department of Public SafetyTransit SafetyBias Response & Referral Network (BRRN)