Public Safety

At Rutgers, we take your safety seriously, and take active measures to ensure the protection and wellbeing of everyone who lives on, works on, and visits our campus.

24/7/365 security

The Rutgers University Police Department operates multiple fully-staffed police headquarters, and has an active presence on our campuses.

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Prepared for anything

University Public Safety is responsible for responding to all emergencies, suspicious activities, crimes and safety concerns, so you can have peace of mind as you focus on your studies.

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Advocates for Victims

The Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance serves Rutgers community members who are victims of crime. From violence statistics to step-by-step instructions for filing charges, VPVA offers a multitude of resources for graduate students and faculty at Rutgers.

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