This “Safe & Secure” guide for the campus community has been produced by the police department, the legal affairs office, the student affairs division, and the university’s public affairs office. It includes policies and statistics as required by law, including the University’s Policy on Alcohol and Other Drugs. The University of Georgia has published complete on-campus crime statistics since 1969.
Additionally, this site relates crimes as reported by the Athens-Clarke County Police at off-campus locations occupied or used primarily by students, and provides information about the number of reports of alcohol, drug and weapons violations referred to the UGA Student Judiciary during 2007, 2008 and 2009.
Please keep this information for reference throughout the year. If you have suggestions about points which should be included in future reports, please call University Public Affairs at 706-542-8163. If you have concerns about campus security issues, call the police department at 706-542-5813. If you would like more information about crime statistics for the off-campus areas of Clarke County, call the Athens-Clarke County Police Department at 706-613-3330.
This report is intended to provide a general description of the University's security arrangements. It is not intended to serve, and should not be viewed, as a contractual agreement between the University and the recipient. Security procedures are subject to change without notice.
The University of Georgia is a unit of the University System of Georgia. The University of Georgia is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. In compliance with federal law, including the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Sections 503, 504, and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, the University of Georgia does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, genetic information, or military service in its administration of educational policies, programs, or activities, its admissions policies; scholarship and loan programs, athletic or other University-administered programs; or employment. In addition to the afore-referenced categories, the Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation as found at: http://eoo.uga.edu/policies/NDAH-Policy.html. Inquiries or complaints should be directed to the Director of the Equal Opportunity Office (EOO), Peabody Hall, 290 South Jackson Street, University of Georgia, Athens, GA., (706-542-7912 (V/TDD). The EOO Director serves as the University’s ADA/504
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University of Georgia Administration:
Michael F. Adams
Thomas S. Landrum
Senior Vice President for External Affairs
Thomas H. Jackson Jr.
Vice President for Public Affairs