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For Parents

UNCW families are encouraged to get to know UNCW’s resources in regards to campus safety.

Know the Facts

  • Fast Facts: Understand and prepare for various types of emergencies and threats to safety, including hurricanes, pandemic flu, interpersonal violence and more.
  • UNCW Alert: Seek official university communications during an emergency

Keep Your Student Safe and Healthy

  • Active Shooter checklist (PDF) - details safety precautions to take
  • CARE - UNCW resource center focused on preventing and supporting victims of violent behaviors including sexual assault, relationship abuse, stalking and harassment
  • Counseling Center - UNCW's official center for individual/group counseling services and mental health resources
  • CROSSROADS - UNCW resource for substance abuse prevention and education programs
  • Interpersonal Violence - outlines statistics, prevention plans and how to support/help a victim
  • R.A.D. Self Defense Training - class dates and registration information for Rape Aggression Defense training
  • Sexual Harassment - defines harassment and how to report it
  • Women's Resource Center - UNCW center that promotes gender equality

Annual Campus Crime Report

  • The UNCW Campus Crime and Security Report (PDF) is published and distributed each year in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act [20 USC 1092 (f)].
  • The predominant crimes on campus involve property theft from buildings (labeled in this report as burglaries) or regulatory offenses involving the enforcement of alcohol and drug laws and policies.
  • UNCW consistently strives to implement a number of measures to increase safety on campus.

Cope with Sexual Assault

Visit for information about how parents can help sexual assault victims, students accused of sexual misconduct and students who are friends of a victim of sexual assault.

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