Campus Resources: Safety and Security

CARE Team

The Campus Assessment, Response & Evaluation (CARE) Team has been established (Policy 05.002) to respond to disruptive or potentially threatening behavior and provide resources to those involved. The faculty/staff CARE Team is chaired by a UNT Campus Human Resources representative and is a collaborative, interdisciplinary committee. Members include representatives from:

  • Human Resources
  • UNT Police Department
  • Dean of Students
  • Counseling and Testing Services
  • Office of the Provost

The CARE Team meets regularly to discuss referred employee behavior that may indicate risk to the university community. Emergency CARE Team meetings also may be scheduled.

To refer an employee to the CARE Team, email careteam@unt.edu or leave a voicemail at 940-565-4373 with this information:

  • Employee name.
  • Brief narrative of behavior.
  • Detailed explanation of distressing behavior, if you have not witnessed it.

For more information, go to the Faculty/Staff CARE Team website.

Clery Act  | 913 Kendolph St. | 940-369-7086

The “Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act,” commonly referred to as the “Clery Act,” is a federal law that requires institutions of higher education in the United States to disclose campus security information including crime statistics for the campus and surrounding areas.

Office of Equal Opportunity | Hurley Administration Building, Room 175 | 940-565-2456

If you have witnessed or experienced sexual harassment or discrimination at UNT, contact the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) for advice or help in filing a complaint. Anyone who is aware of a suspected violation of the policies prohibiting discrimination/harassment is obligated to notify us.  Faculty and staff should report these to their immediate supervisor and OEO.  Students should report violations to the administrative director or chair of the department in which the alleged incident occurred and us. OEO also has a Title IX Coordinator and ADA Coordinator to ensure UNT’s compliance with specific UNT policies such as sexual harassment and discrimination.

UNT Police Department | 1700 Wilshire St. | 940-565-3000

The UNT Police Department provides escort service, shuttle service, motorist assistance, emergency phones, property I.D., and information/assistance with safety concerns. You can find more information at UNT Police Department.

UNT Risk Management | 700 N. Texas Blvd. | 940-565-2109

Risk Management Services' (RMS) programs provide proactive support for the strategic, operational, and financial foundation of the UNT. A safe academic environment is the top priority of the RMS department and staff members. RMS offers a variety of services from processing incident reports to offering a vast array of trainings. Use these training opportunities to improve yourself and help the UNT campus become more resilient.