Safety Resources

Video Resources

Auraria Campus Safety Video (full length)

This goal of this 12-minute video is to raise awareness about emergency preparedness on campus. The tri-institutional leadership have asked faculty to play this short, informational video at the start of the fall and spring semesters, preferably during the first week of classes.

Watch the full-length video now »
Read the video transcript »​

Safety Video Clips

The safety video is also availble in shorter clips, which focus on individual safety themes.

How to Contact the Auraria Campus Police Department »
Learn the best ways to reach the ACPD

Emergency Notification System for the Auraria Campus »
Find out how the Auraria Campus communicates during an emergency

Be Aware and Prepared on the Auraria Campus »
With being on an urban campus, it's important to keep these safety tips in mind

Stay Safe on the Auraria Campus »
How to keep you and your belongings safe (public transit | bike | personal property)

Emergency Procedures on the Auraria Campus »
What do do in the event of a bomb threat, active shooter, and other emergency situations

Severe Weather on the Auraria Campus »
How to handle various extreme weather conditions 

Suspicious Activity on the Auraria Campus »
If you see something suspicious, report it

Active Shooter Safety Video: Run, Hide, Fight

This video dramatizes an active shooter incident in the workplace. Its purpose is to educate the public on how to respond during such an incident. Warning: The initial sequence in this video may be disturbing. (The video includes a transcript for persons who have speech or hearing loss.)

Watch the video now »

Emergency Resources Directory

Auraria Campus Police Department

Call 911 from a campus phone
Call 303-556-5000 from a non-campus phone
Text-a-Tip to 720-593-TIPS (8477)

Safe rides after dusk to any campus building or parking lot
Weather Closure Hotline 1-877-556-EMER (3637)
Road Conditions
Colorado Department of Transportation
Health Center at Auraria 303-556-2525
Phoenix Center at Auraria
Confidential resources for survivors of interpersonal violence
Sexual Assault Hotline (Blue Bench)
Sexual assault prevention and care
Metro Crisis Services/Suicide Prevention
Confidential assistance for mental, emotional, substance abuse, and family/relationship problems

Other Safety and Emergency Resources