It is the mission of the Kutztown University (KU) Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) to provide an environment conducive to a healthy and safe learning experience, to protect the university’s human resources, real property and preserve the environment. Our Fire Safety Section ensures the continuation of a fire-safe environment through inspection, education, and equipment resources for all Kutztown University students, faculty, staff, and guests.
Information related to KU’s fire safety efforts has been prepared to increase your awareness of the programs and features that exist to assist you in ensuring your safety and well-being. Kutztown University’s Annual Fire Safety Report contains information with respect to statistics concerning the number fires in campus residence facilities. The report includes the cause of each fire, the number of injuries and deaths related to a fire, and the
value of property damaged value of property damaged by a fire, as required by the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008. To view the full version click Fire Safety Efforts and Annual Fire Safety Annual Report.
This Annual Fire Safety report includes a "live"
log of all fire events that have occurred in our campus residence
facilities during the current calendar year. The "Present Year
Log" can be found by scrolling to the bottom of this page and can be
printed, along with the other information contained on this page.
Should someone who does not have access to a computer desire to look at
this log, requests for a printed copy of the fire log can be made by
contacting the Office of Environmental, Health, and Safety during normal
In addition to the statistics shown below,
detail on fire incidents in campus residence facilities for previous
years can be found on the Fire Log History page by
Annual Safety, Security and Crime Statistics Report
In accordance with applicable State and Federal Regulations, the University publishes and distributes crime statistics to all current students, faculty and staff on an annual basis. The crime statistics are also available upon request to all applicants for enrollment or employment. The report is available on the KU website at http://clery.kutztown.edu To request a copy of the report, contact the Department of Public Safety & Police Services main office, in Old Main room 13 or by calling (610) 683-4002.