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Campus Safety

On-Campus Resources

Stay Cougar S.A.F.E!

Stay Cougar S.A.F.E. referred to as the “headquarters for all things safety at the University of Houston,” is an on-campus initiative that provides engagement and an online hub of safety resources including UHPD, Office of Emergency Management, Environmental Health and Safety, Fire and Life Safety, Parking and Transportation, Automotive and Fleet Management, Risk Management.

UH Emergency Preparedness

Visit the Be Prepared webpage to learn more on how to respond during an emergency is crucial to your personal safety and the well-being of those around you. . 

Accessibility Emergenct Preparedness Resources

The Accessibility Emergency Preparedness Resources page helps individuals with disabilities to strive to be as prepared as possible by creating a personal emergency plan and educating themselves about emergency procedures before an emergency happens. They can also follow the general guidance also contained on the Be Prepared webpage. 

UH Alert Emergency Notification System

UH ALERT is the official emergency notification system for the University of Houston. UH ALERT is used to provide prompt notification to students, faculty, and staff in the event that there is a condition that may threaten the health or safety of those on campus.

Sexual Misconduct Support Services

Staff at Sexual Misconduct Support Services (SMSS) can assist students with counseling, safety planning, reporting and navigating resources. This confidential resource offers support to those that have been impacted by any form of sexual misconduct including assault, stalking and interpersonal violence.

Cougar Ride

The Cougar Ride After-Hour Shuttle Service is a program from Parking and Transportation Services that provides rides to and from all on-campus shuttle stops, as well as MD Anderson Library and Cougar Village/Moody Towers. The service is part of the multi-faceted approach of the Transportation & Security Work Group.

Fire Safety Resources

The Office of Fire and Life Safety is dedicated to promoting a safe campus.