Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience: Office of Student Life

Risk & Emergency Management

We strive to make The Ohio State University a safe place for our students, staff, faculty and visitors to live, work, learn, play and visit. We systematically evaluate overall risk and implement strategies that involve physical security, policies, safety education, and safety and security assessments. We liaison and collaborate with our University partners, professional organizations, and government agencies to share our best practices and effectively use our resources.

Contact Information

Each of our staff members is available to assist you. Please utilize their contact information located on the People page.

If you cannot reach an individual or have an urgent or emergency request, please contact Service2Facilities at 614-292-HELP (4357) 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

The value we offer

- We provide professional advice to departments and student groups concerning the following areas:

  • Personal safety
  • Enhanced security
  • Safety training
  • Alarms and closed circuit television (CCTV)
  • Emergency planning
  • Emergency response
  • Keys/Access
  • Risk reduction
  • Fire prevention

Any questions? Please contact sl-fml@osu.edu