CSA - Campus Security Authority

What is a CSA?

The 2016 Clery Handbook identifies four groups of individuals and organizations associated with an institution as Campus Security Authorities:

  • A campus police department or a campus security department of an institution.

  • Any individual or individuals who have responsibility for campus security but who do not constitute a campus police department or a campus security department (e.g. an individual who is responsible for monitoring the entrance into institutional property).

— Special event staff
— Parking enforcement
  • Any individual or organization specified in an institution's statement of campus security policy as an individual or organization to which students and employees should report criminal offenses.

- Title IX Coordinator

- University Police

  • An official of an institution who has significant responsibility for student and campus activities, including, but not limited to, student housing, student discipline and campus judicial proceedings.

— Dean of Students
— Director of Residence Life
— Director of Greek life
— Residential life staff (including resident assistants)
— Director of athletics
— Team coaches
— Student discipline officials, student judicial affairs officials, student conduct, VP of Student Affairs
— Officials who oversee a student center
— Officials who oversee student extracurricular activities
— Faculty and Staff advisors to student groups/organizations
If you'd like to find out if you are a CSA, contact Clery Coordinator, Shannon Parsons.