About Us

Mission

The Department of Risk Management and Safety is committed to providing the necessary services and programs to the university students, faculty, staff, and visitors to help maintain a healthy and safe environment and to assist in the preservation of university assets, both physical and financial. Through the incorporation of risk management principles and best safety practices, the Department of Risk Management and Safety will aggressively strive to take leadership in the protection of our university and community.

Vision

The Department of Risk Management and Safety will establish and maintain exemplary services for our customers that meet or exceed institutional service standards, state and federal regulations, and university community expectations. The Department of Risk Management and Safety will provide excellent services through relationships built on trust, cooperation, teamwork, and education.

Responsibilities

The Department of Risk Management and Safety recognizes that the university's greatest assets are the individuals making up our university community.  It is the responsibility of the Department of Risk Management and Safety to provide the necessary tools to our community to meet our vision of exemplary service and success. The Department of Risk Management and Safety will accomplish this by:

  • Preservation of Assets
  • Minimizing Accidental Loss
  • Program Development
  • Environmental Protection
  • Continued Education Opportunities
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Emergency Response Assistance
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Establishing Best Safety Practices

Core Values

The foundation of the Department of Risk Management and Safety is our belief and desire for success. Our Core Values, and responsibility to uphold them, result in excellent services and assistance in accomplishing the overall University Mission. The Department of Risk Management and Safety is dedicated to maintaining:

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Positive Customer Service
  • Environmental Care
  • Safety Awareness