Chicago,IL--When a student first enters college, there is an adjustment period as they transition from their life at home to their new life at college. As a result, they may find themselves in situations outside of their comfort zone.
As students adjust to their large and open campus, they may experience scary and upsetting encounters:
Nearly 10,00 students are victims of aggravated assault and robbery every year.
1 in 5 female students will be sexually assaulted in their college career.
Administrators’ of college campuses recognize the safety risks that college students face today. This is why many universities are taking the necessary precautions to keep their campuses safe.
Take Eastern Michigan University (EMU) for example.
Here is a video with more information about the SABRE College Safety Program: