Health & Safety

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Health & Safety

A Safe and Secure Atmosphere

The health and safety of our Rowan community is a top priority. Rowan offers a comprehensive public safety program for the University community and maintains a visual presence throughout our campuses. The focus is on preventive patrols and crime prevention programming, as well as offering police services. Student Health Services and our Healthy Campus Initiatives promote optimal wellness and empower students to make healthy choices.

Shuttles & Walking Escorts Service

Rowan University is committed to the mission to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the Rowan community. The Department of Public Safety offers both a shuttle service program and a walking escort service for any student, employee, or visitor who may feel unsafe walking from one location to another on campus.

Call (856) 256-4922 to request an on-campus walking escort. 

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Student Health Services

Student Health Services promotes wellness and empowers students to be informed healthcare consumers.


Counseling Services

Counseling and Psych Services at Rowan University provides quality counseling for a variety of concerns.


Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) Services

The AOD Program offers screening services, therapy, and treatment for students. We also lead outreach programs and offer off-campus referrals and consultations. 


Rowan Thrive

Wherever you come from and wherever you plan to go, life in a University community will be like the rest of life: full of choices, opportunities, and challenges.

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Rowan Rec Center

The Glassboro Rec Center is a 92,000 sq. ft. health club that is open year-round and offers recreational activities, fitness programs, intramural sports, and instructional classes. 

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Public Safety

Rowan offers a comprehensive public safety program. We provide services through the following sections: Police, Security, Crime Prevention, Parking, Fire Safety, and Emergency Medical Services.

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Rowan Alert System

Our campus emergency notification system, Rowan Alert, sends information to registered users about weather-related cancellations and university emergencies.

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Parking Services

Parking Services manages parking permits both for students and staff, as well as for visitors to our campus.

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Emergency Medical Services

Rowan University EMS is a student-run organization providing emergency medical response 24/7 to the Rowan University campus and surrounding community.