Emergency Management and Continuity
The University of Massachusetts annual security and fire safety reports are posted each year by October 1st. These reports are required by federal law and contain policy statements and crime and fire statistics for the University.
Annual Security Reports, including Clery Crime Statistics
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act and the safety-related requirements of the Higher Education Opportunity Act, the UMass Police Department on each University of Massachusetts campus provides an annual security report which includes statements addressing the University's policies, procedures, and programs concerning safety and security, for example, policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. Three years' worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the University and on public property within or immediately adjacent to the campus. These reports are available online by campus as listed below. You may also request a paper copy from your campus Police Department.
Annual Fire Safety Reports
In compliance with the fire-related requirements of the Higher Education Opportunity Act, each UMass campus that has on-campus student housing (UMass Amherst, UMass Dartmouth and UMass Lowell) provides an annual fire safety report that includes information on policies, procedures and programs concerning fire safety, for example, policies on portable electrical appliances, smoking, and open flames; procedures for evacuation; and fire safety training statistics are included for fires that were reported to have occurred in each on-campus housing facility. These reports are available online by campus as listed below. You may also request a paper copy from your campus Environmental Health and Safety Department.