Goal 2: Improve campus safety and physical environment

Campus safety and the physical environment are important aspects of the campus and impact student success. Maintaining and enhancing campus facilities and infrastructure, as well as beautification of the campus by focusing on cleanliness, aesthetics and Titan Pride, provide a vibrant learning and work environment for students, faculty and staff. (aligned with University Strategic Plan Goals #2 and #4)

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Strategies 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
1 Partner with Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) to develop a safety application.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
2 Increase visibility of University Police Department on campus.   Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
3 In partnership with Environmental Health and Safety, maintain and enhance nighttime lighting levels. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
4 Educate students, faculty and staff on how to be safer by promoting the Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) course, workshops and other crime prevention events. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
5 Ensure adequate and appropriate training of the police, community service, and parking officers, including community based policing. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
6 Create a recruitment plan to ensure a diverse pool of candidates for positions in University Police Department. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
7 Increase the visibility of University Police Department's locations on campus.   Strategic Plan Completed  
8 Assess and quantify specific building and infrastructure deficiencies and associated costs. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
9 Continue to improve preventive maintenance programs to extend life cycles of building components.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
10 Align project priorities with the Academic Master Plan.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
11 Tie programs to Utility Master Plan and capital renewal priorities.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
12 Create a funding plan to reduce deferred maintenance backlog.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
13 Create and fund a landscape master plan to address drought.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
14 Improve walkways and edgings throughout campus for functionality and aesthetics.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
15 Improve physical appearance, vibrancy and cleanliness of campus.   Strategic Plan Scheduled  
16 Expand banner project on campus. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing  
17 Identify additional areas of campus to paint Titan colors. Strategic Plan Completed Strategic Plan Completed and Ongoing