Clery Act - Publications and Resources

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is the landmark federal law, originally known as the Campus Security Act, that requires colleges and universities across the United States to disclose information about crime on and around their campuses.

UCSF Clery Act Publications

The links below will direct you to relevant information mandated under the Act:

Prior Annual Security Reports:

​Information for UCSF Campus Security Authorities

The Jeanne Clery Act defines a Campus Security Authority (CSA) as individual with "significant responsibility for student and campus activities." This effectively includes employees of a campus police department, other individuals with campus security responsibility, and other officials who work closely with students in areas such as athletics, health care, and student life. It is important that people who are identified as CSAs comply with the Jeanne Clery Act reporting requirements. CSAs are responsible for collecting and reporting certain crimes that are reported to them by students and employees.

See the links below for reporting information for CSAs and training materials.

About the Clery Act: 
The UCSF Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports

The UCSF Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by the University, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. This report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, timely warning of crimes, sexual violence and policies relating to personal safety at UCSF. The UCSF Annual Fire Safety report includes UCSF’s fire reporting statistics and policies. 

These publications were produced in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Act, which requires colleges and universities receiving federal funding to disclose reported instances of criminal activity on their campuses. Because the law is tied to participation in federal student financial aid programs it applies to most institutions of higher education both public and private. It is enforced by the U.S. Department of more...

For comments, or hard copies of these publications, please contact: UCSF Police Department, 654 Minnesota Street, Suite 180, San Francisco, CA 94143-0238. ATTN: Jason Heil at 415/502-9396 or [email protected]

Clery Act Resources

University of California Office of the President: Clery Act webpage

UC Office of the President Clery Act Policy

U.S. Department of Education - Campus Security