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Good2Talk: 1-833-292-3698
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Addressing the physical environment

Improve campus safety measures (such as lighting, emergency phones, and cameras) based on student input about areas they perceive as unsafe.

We heard concerns from students about some aspects of their physical campus environments that contribute to a sense of vulnerability. It is important that campus environments feel safe to those who live and work there.

Delving Deeper Resources

  • CFS Campus Toolkit for Creating Consent Culture
    See page 9 of the CFS Campus Toolkit for Creating Consent Culture for its Campus Safety Checklist.