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Safety & Support

The safety and well-being of our students is one of our highest priorities. UA invests significant resources in a variety of activities and initiatives designed to increase security on our campus, increase your ability to make responsible decisions that enhance your well-being and leverage our positive relationship with local law enforcement agencies.

Safety Resources

Current conditions and alert messaging for campus.

Providing a safe and secure environment for all members of our community to live, learn, work and play. If you have an emergency, please call 51 Police Department at (205) 348-5454; or 911 which will be answered by the local 911 service and forwarded to UAPD.

The UA Safety app provides students, employees and visitors with immediate access to information in case of an emergency.

Report harassment or violations of UA safety or academic policy.

Guidelines for preparedness and plans of action during severe weather.

Information on UA's Behavior Threat Assessment teams.

Support Resources

The Office works with University Administration, departments, students, faculty, staff, campus police, and other support services to ensure that University policies and programs foster a campus community free of illegal gender discrimination and sexual violence.

The Women and Gender Resource Center addresses gender inequity and fosters a community of multiculturalism, social justice, safety, and leadership through gender-related outreach, advocacy, and support to communities of all identities.

The Counseling Center helps students, undergraduate and graduate, achieve academic success and personal growth through quality brief counseling and psychological services, outreach, and consultative services, and the training of mental health professionals.

The SHC provides quality care in a private, confidential, and professional manner for students at UA.

Resources, services and support to the campus community to help prevent and respond to any type of sexual assault or misconduct.