Personal Safety

Lots of crime is preventable, but only if you take basic steps to protect yourself and your belongings. Off Campus Life recommends checking crime statistics before signing a lease and here is a link to the City Protect website which has a map feature that allows you to search crime information by address. In addition, here are some easy ways you can protect yourself and your residence from crime. Read more

Crime Prevention Resources

We have three law enforcement agencies in Gainesville. All three agencies have several programs that meet the needs of students and non-student community members. Visit their websites to find out more. Read more

Hurricane Safety

Hurricane season is June 1 - November 30. We’ll cover 10 steps to prepare for a hurricane or severe weather. Read more