Residential Safety – Programs & Services

Please see below for information about the Residential Safety Programs and Services of most relevance to you.


Boston University’s office of Sustainability has a recycling and sustainability program including available resources and ongoing initiatives. Please see the sustainability site for more information.


Information about the potential health risks of asbestos exposure, including the increased risk to smokers, and the Boston University/Boston Medical Center Asbestos Management Plan

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Boston University’s Parking and Transportation Services has a robust bike safety program including maps and toolkits. Please see the bike safety site for more information.


Information about safety for students living both on and off campus

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Guidance to ensure that the University community is safe from fires and ensure compliance with the appropriate fire codes and fire safety regulations

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Information about indoor air flow and air quality assessments.

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Information about the potential health risks of mold exposure and tips to prevent the active growth of mold

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The Dean of Students has resources and information about items and dangerous substances that are banned on campus. Please see the Dean of Students site for more information.