Dear Students, Faculty and Staff:
The University of Akron annually makes several reports and statistics available to its community and to prospective students and employees. The reports provide information on topics ranging from campus safety to equity in athletics, including several items for which federal law requires disclosure. The following are reports presently available from The University of Akron. For the reports listed as available on the Internet, the university also will provide printed copies upon request.
1. The University of Akron Campus Safety and Security Information is published annually and contains:
- information regarding reporting of criminal activity;
- campus policy concerning facility safety and access;
- campus policy concerning law enforcement;
- information regarding safety and crime prevention programs;
- campus policy regarding sale, possession and use of alcohol and illegal drugs (further information regarding effects of alcohol and drugs, sanctions for their use and prevention and treatment resources is available at http://www.uakron.edu/ogc/PreventiveLaw/DrugNotice.php#Resources);
- campus policy for the reporting of off-campus criminal activity;
- information regarding drug and alcohol education programs;
- information regarding sexual assault prevention programs and procedures to follow when sex offenses occur; and
- crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years.
The University of Akron Campus Safety and Security Information is available on request and on the University's safety Web site. Information concerning Registered Sex Offenders:
2. Download the University of Akron Department of Athletics' report for the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act.
3. The University of Akron Policy Concerning Privacy and Release of Student Education Records is contained in University Rule 3359-11-08 and explains the rights of students with respect to records maintained by the university and outlines the university's procedures to comply with requirements of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”).
University Rule 3359-11-08 is available at http://www.uakron.edu/ogc/docs/11-08f.pdf and additional FERPA Information is available at http://www.uakron.edu/ogc/PreventiveLaw/FERPANotice.php
4. Information regarding student graduation rates is available from the university's Office of Institutional Research and is available at http://www.uakron.edu/ir/reports_combined.php and at http://www.uakron.edu/ir/IpedsReports.php
Additional important notices and information: