Clery Act Information

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act or Clery Act requires all colleges and universities that participate in federal financial aid programs to keep and disclose information about crime on and near their respective campuses.

Requirements of Act

Annual Security Report is required to provide crime statistics for the prior three years, policy statements regarding various safety and security measures, campus crime prevention program descriptions, and procedures to be followed in the investigation and prosecution of alleged sex offenses.

Crime Log of all crimes reported to them, or those of which they are made aware.

Timely Warnings of crimes that represent a threat to the safety of students or employees.

Crime Statistics are the most recent three years of crime statistics that occurred: on campus, in institution residential facilities, in noncampus buildings, or on public property. The report must also indicate if any of the reported incidents, or any other crime involving bodily injury, was a "hate crime."

References: Clery Act. (2010, April 16). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 13:37, May 28, 2010, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Clery_Act&oldid=356418281