Campus Security Authority


  • A campus police department or a campus security department of an institution

  • Any individual or individuals who have responsibility for campus security but who do not constitute a campus police department or a campus security department under the above paragraph, such as an individual who is responsible for monitoring entrance into institutional property.

  • Any individual or organization specified in an institution's statement of campus security policy as an individual or organization to which students and employees should report criminal offenses.

  • An official of an institution who has significant responsibility for student and campus activities, including but not limited to, student housing, student discipline, and campus judicial proceedings. If such an official is a pastoral or professional counselor as defined below, the official is not considered a campus security authority when acting as a pastoral or professional counselor.

  • Pastoral Counselor: A person who is associated with a religious order or denomination, is recognized by that order or denomination as someone who provides confidential counseling, and is functioning within the scope of that recognition as a pastoral counselor.

  • Professional Counselor: A person whose official responsibilities include providing mental health counseling to members of the institution's community and who is functioning within the scope of his or her license or certification.


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