Safety and Security

Hate Crimes

All students, staff, and faculty at Nyack College have the right to live, work, study, and grow in an environment free from all forms of violence, whether physical or psychological. As kingdom people…

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Definitions

The following definitions are used for reporting crimes in accordance with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program. The definitions for murder, rape, robbery, aggr…

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Employee Training and Education

The first action of prevention occurs prior to commencement of employment. Applicants are required to complete and sign an employment application acknowledging and indicating agreement with the Nyack…

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Student Onboarding & Ongoing Education Guide

Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary will continue to educate all new and current students as well as employees, using a variety of best practices aimed at educating the entire college com…

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Protections and Accommodations

When the accused is a student: to have the college issue a “No Contact Order,” consistent with college policy and procedure, meaning that continuing to contact the protected individual is a violation…

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Options for Confidentially Disclosing Sexual Violence

Nyack College wants you to get the information and support you need regardless of whether you would like to move forward with a report of sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, or stalki…

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Reporting Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, and Stalking

If a member of the campus community is a victim of a sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking on campus, his/her first priority is to get to a place of safety. It is his/her ch…

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Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence: Important Resources and Phone Numbers

Internal Reporting Agencies. Campus Safety. Manhattan: (646) 378-6198 The Bay at Jersey City: (845) 222-8812 Counseling Services (646) 564-6790 Director of Auxiliary Services (646) 378-6185 Director…

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Campus Climate Survey

Climate assessments afford institutions the opportunity to better understand their campus and to make informed decisions when it comes to providing a safe educational environment. On April 23, 2021,…

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Sexual Harassment: Title IX

It is the policy of Nyack College to prohibit sexual harassment of its employees and students in any form. In maintaining this policy the College seeks to assert basic Christian precepts, to affirm e…

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Sexual Misconduct and Violence Policy

Nyack College is committed to providing options, support and assistance to victims/survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and/or stalking to ensure that they can continue to…

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Shelter-in-Place Procedures

Although remote, there is always an emergency possibility that you will be instructed not to evacuate the campus, immediately. In these cases, it is absolutely imperative that you listen carefully to…

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Weather Emergencies

Floods. Flash flood are floods that result from rainwater that does not drain quickly. Thus, the water accumulates to flood conditions very quickly. Sometimes in just a few minutes. Some flash floods…

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Important Safety & Security Contacts

Internal Reporting Agencies. Campus Safety Manhattan: (646) 378-6198 OR x6198 The Bay at Jersey City: (845) 222-8812 Counseling Services (646) 564-6790 Director of Auxiliary Services (646) 378-6185 D…

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Suspicious Activity On Campus

With an open campus and multiple students, faculty, and staff involved in Nyack College daily functions, there can be a significant amount of activity on campus at any given time. It can be easy for…

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Hostile Intruder On Campus

In recent years we have seen a dramatic increase in the number and severity of violent acts committed against members of school campuses. The probability of similar incidents happening at Nyack Colle…

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Evacuation Guidelines

In the event of a life-threatening situation, dial 911 directly. Then notify the Nyack College Campus Security by dialing Manhattan at x6198 from a campus phone or (646) 378-6198 from a private or pu…

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Emergency Response Summary

Nyack College has developed an Emergency Operations Plan, the purpose of which is to, in the event of a major emergency or disaster: Save the maximum number of lives, minimize injuries and protect pr…

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Fire Safety Procedures

Fire Safety. A fire may include visible flames or strong odors of burning. The appropriate emergency action is for persons to evacuate the building quickly and safely, call the Fire Department (911)…

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Timely Warnings

Nyack College is obligated to issue timely warnings of Clery Act crimes occurring within relevant geography that represent a serious or continuing threat to students and employees (subject to excepti…

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NyackAlert (e2campus) Timely Warning

Sign up Today. Mobile Alert Opt-In Text “nyackmanhattan” to 79516(You will receive a confirmation text message) Another Way to Register and Receive Email Notifications. Click Here to Register For Nya…

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Emergency Updates and School Closings

Weather-Related Closing Policy and Procedures. Nyack College makes every attempt to keep the College open and operating during periods of heavy snow, ice or other severe weather. However, for safety…

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Student or Employee of Concern

Reporting a Student of Concern. For those in the Nyack community who teach, supervise, mentor and support our Nyack College students, the following guidelines may be helpful when you believe a studen…

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Advisory Committee On Campus Security

As required by Article 129-A of the New York State Education Law, Nyack College maintains a President’s Advisory Committee on Campus Security. The committee is appointed by the president and comprise…

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Drug and Alcohol Policy and Prevention Program

Each student is furnished with a copy of the College’s alcohol and other drug policy as well as campus and community referral resources in the Student Handbook. Counseling Services also offers a “Men…

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Missing Persons Policy

This Notification Policy and Plan shall apply whenever a college official designated in this Policy receives a report that a student who resides in college provided housing facilities has been missin…

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Security Policies and Procedures

Incident Reporting. It is Nyack College’s policy that reports of all incidents of actual or attempted criminal behavior, violence, vandalism, threatening or suspicious circumstances should be reporte…

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Safety and Security

Campus Emergencies requiring Police, Fire Department or Emergency Personnel: Dial 911 immediately. Nyack Campus Safety Manhattan: x 6198 from a campus phone. (845) 261-9504 or (646) 378-6198 from a p…

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