Most college locations are open to the public during normal business hours. At night and during periods when classes are not in session, college buildings are generally locked. A security access card system is utilized at various locations. Faculty, staff and a limited number of students, with proper identification, are issued keys/access cards to gain entry into buildings. Individuals assigned access cards or keys are responsible for reporting if they are missing, lost and/or stolen.
Each location establishes procedures to ensure the safety of its students and employees. While procedures are appropriate to the particular location, all follow these principles: