Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

The 2018-2019 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report highlights the many safety and security policies, procedures, programs, and services available at UIC and our regional health science campuses. We invite you to give it a read, and consider how it can help promote and improve your personal safety and the wellbeing of those around you.

Access Safety Tools Available on Campus

Download Digital Quick-Reference Guides

Learn about the Clery Act

View the Annual Report

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Everything about safety and security on campus right at your fingertips!

Share your location with family and friends in real-time as you walk to and from campus, report information to UIC Police, access all important safety resources and services, and much more!

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News & Updates

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Active Threat Readiness

Active Threat/Shooter incidents are often unpredictable and evolve quickly. Knowing how to respond during an emergency is crucial to your personal safety and the wellbeing of those around you.
Please take a few moments to review actions to take when confronted with an active threat/shooter situation on campus.
Remember your options: EVACUATE, EVADE or ENGAGE.

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Stay Informed! Sign up for the UIC ALERT Emergency Notifications

Receiving timely information about severe weather conditions or other emergency events affecting the university can make all the difference in knowing when to take immediate action to remain safe.

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  • Need help? That’s why we’re here!

    For information on how the Office of Preparedness and Response can support your unit or department prepare for and recover from emergencies, please call (312) 355-3341

  • Training and Support

    If your unit or department is interested in emergency planning assistance or want to learn more about the UIC Ready training portfolio, please contact

  • Clery Compliance

    If you need assistance with Clery Act compliance or have general questions on campus safety and security reporting, please contact