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Campus Safety

Safety You Can See

Assistance — prevention, protection and response — is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, throughout the UCR residential community. Your safety is our priority.



ROAR gives a name to the many ways UCR Housing Services is actively providing for the safety and security of our community members. The goals of ROAR are to increase awareness and empower individuals to take an active role in ensuring their own safety and the safety of others in their community.

A Handy Guide to Safety for UCR Residents

Crisis Response Training

Being prepared is your best defense. Learn how to respond to an active shooter incident by taking the UCPD Crisis Response Training. You will learn how to use and implement RAIN (Respond, Assess, Isolate, and Notify) and the “Run, Hide, Fight” response tactics effectively.

Community Safety Measures

On-Call Resident Staff

Oncall Resident Staff

The on-duty Resident Director (RD) and Resident Advisor (RA) respond to complaints, questions, concerns and emergencies. They remain in or around buildings with emergency equipment and complete designated rounds during their on-duty times. [Contact the RA On-Duty.](/under-the-roof/resident-services-office)

Partnered With UCPD

Partnered with Police

Housing Services is partnered with the UC Police, a multi-service agency that is located in the center of the UCR residential community. Services include law enforcement, police patrol, crime prevention, security and emergency response.

Secured Premises

Blue Emergency Call Boxes

Most buildings and parking lots are outfitted with video surveillance and restricted access. Blue emergency call boxes and emergency phones can be found throughout our residential community.