15. Be smart about your safety

A University Police officer stands guard outside of Haas School of Business on the campus of University of California Berkeley, Tuesday, Nov., 15, 2011. The officer was responding to a report of a shooting at the UC Berkeley campus that injured one inside the business school. (AP Photo/Terry Chea)

If you’re new to a college campus, make sure that you carry a map and put emergency call numbers into your speed dial. Even though you may think your campus is safe, everyone needs to know how to contact campus police for emergencies.

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