Example of CATcard Info including student name, graduate status, and expiration of card.

The CATcard Service Center provides digital enterprise-wide identity management, access control, and stored value transaction processing for on and off-campus functions that support University operations. We are also responsible for the management of the campus-wide video surveillance system. To learn more, visit our website CATcard Service Center.

Compliance & Privacy Services

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The Office of Compliance & Privacy Services oversees the University’s Compliance, Privacy, Enterprise Risk Management, Conflict of Interest, and Public Records programs. We work closely with the University community to promote an institutional culture of compliance and thus prevent and effectively address violations of law, regulations and University policy and protocols. We also serve as a partner and a resource to the campus community and support the University’s efforts to safeguard the personal, protected, sensitive, and confidential data that we have been entrusted with. We provide consultations, training, post-incident follow-up, process review, policy consultation, risk assessment and response, table-top exercises/mock inspections, and helpline monitoring.

Environmental Health & Safety

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At UVM, safety is a partnership and a shared responsibility, requiring the active involvement of people in all departments and positions. Whether you work in or use a laboratory, art studio, or an outdoor location off-site - our goal is to help you be as safe as possible. Key areas of intersection with EHS include updating lab registry, disposing of lab waste, safety trainings, reporting a safety concern, and leading a field trip safety guidance. To learn more, visit our website Department of Environmental Health & Safety.

Emergency Management

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The UVM Department of Emergency Management is responsible for preparing for, mitigating against, responding to and recovering from disasters and emergencies, through planning, training, exercising and incident management. The EM department manages CATalert, LiveSafe safety app, Automated External Defibrillators, UAS (drones) and continuity of operations planning.

Risk Management


Risk Management is the process of identifying, evaluating, and mitigating risks and liabilities associated with activities and operations across campus. We support this effort by providing effective risk financing (through insurance and self-insurance), sound claims management, health and safety support, best practice advice, contract review and regulatory compliance assistance. Key areas of intersection with Risk Management include Reporting an injury or accident, Obtaining a Certificate of Insurance, Driver Certification and Training, travel safety, protection of minors policy and ergonomic office set-up guidance. To learn more, visit our website Department of Risk Management.

UVM Police Services

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UVM Police Services is a nationally accredited full-time sworn police agency with statewide authority, whose primary role is public safety. All members of UVM Police Services are guardians of our community, committed to good work, done well for the right reasons. Our call is to serve and protect the most diverse community in the State of Vermont. As a progressive leader in Police Services, we provide a full array of public educational services, as well as a collaborative approach with our partners to define and address community needs and deepen trust in our safety systems.

UVM Police Services

284 East Avenue
Burlington, VT 05405-3401

Phone Numbers

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line is free 24/7 support for anyone in crisis in VT or nationally.

Just text VT to 741741 from anywhere in Vermont.

Submit an Anonymous Tip