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Staying Safe

Emergency number: Campus phones ext. 5100 or 911; other phones 413.662.5100 or 911

Non-emergencies: Campus phones ext. 5283 or 5284; other phones 413.662.5283 or 5284

Escort service: Campus phones ext. 5284; other phones 413.662.5284

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  • Remain alert to activities around you.

  • Contact the Campus Police Department and your RA if you see anyone suspicious trying to get into your hall without a key or anyone who does not belong on your floor.

  • Soliciting is not permitted in the residence halls. Report violations to the Campus Police Department (ext. 5282 or 5284).

  • Do not leave your keys lying around in public places, or loan them to anyone, including a classmate or friend.

  • Immediately report the loss or theft of room keys to your RA, Residence Director, or Campus Police.

  • Never walk alone on or off campus after dark. Call extension 5284 to request an escort.

  • Park in well lighted areas as close to your destination as possible.
  • Choose a well-lighted pathway for all travel. Plan your route in advance.

  • Stay in populated areas and avoid short cuts through deserted places, alleys, or nearby bushes.

  • If you have a cell phone, carry it when traveling in and around campus. Have emergency numbers programmed to save time during an emergency.

  • Read the full Safety brochure


Contact:
Joseph Charon, Director of Public Safety
277 Ashland Street, MA  01247
Phone: 413.662.5284
FAX: 413.662.5512