SpeakUp UVA | UVA Student Council

SafeRide & other safety concerns

This Friday night, I was on Wertland at a friend’s apartment. Given the recent community alert, I decided to wait until 2:30 and call a safe ride since the buses had stopped running. However, when I called, no one answered. So I canned again at least 10 other...

Uncommon, The Flats & West Main Street Safety Concern

As a resident at The Flats at West Village I have to say I am very concerned with the safety measures provided by the University in and around West Main Street, especially at nights. Given the fact that the university busses dont run this way, that the CAT buses only...

Law Student

In light of the recent abduction attempts, we need more police presence on North Grounds. It is very dark and desolate when the sun goes down.

Threat Prevention

Have a UVA student run organization that works in conjunction with the Charlottesville Ambassadors to provide late night threat deterrence around off-grounds student residence areas. Expand the blue light system to include off-grounds student housing areas (Wertland...

Safety in Residential Areas at Night

After multiple Right To Know alerts that have gone out in the last few months regarding break ins and attempted abductions and sexual crimes, I have sensed a heightened fear among students, particularly female students, surrounding getting home safely at night. For...

Dining Halls on Sundays

The dining halls across campus on Sundays barely have food. They usually only have one station that accumulates a long line. On top of the lack of food, often times utensils and cups will be out and none of the staff is approachable enough to ask for a restock. The...