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. Many colleges distribute mail by room or apartment rather than by name. Everyone living with you has access to your statements and letters. Your campus post office should be able to sell you a private box for a nominal fee.
such as the library or cafeteria. If it is not nailed down, it will probably disappear quickly.
. They could be used to target you for harassment.
. Your campus security office should offer maps of the campus and immediate area. Know the location of all the emergency phones on campus.
. Except in special circumstances, they should be able to locate you at all times.
. If your campus provides a shuttle service, use it. Always avoid "short-cuts." Never walk alone at night.
. An outside telephone should be available for visitors to call for admittance. Security officials and/or residential advisors should regularly patrol the dormitory.
. Suspicious situations, such as loitering, can be recognized more easily, and reported to the proper authorities.