Policy Category: Safety

Safety, Security and Emergencies

Accidents and Other Illnesses During the normal, academic year, the clinic hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Check in by 4:30 p.m. is requested. The Health Center is closed on weekends and holidays. If there is an accident or health-related incident, contact your hall staff immediately, or call TCU Police (817-257-7777)… Read more »

Students with Disabilities, Policy and Procedures

Policy and Procedures Texas Christian University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 regarding students with disabilities. A disability is defined as a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. TCU does not discriminate on the basis of disability, including… Read more »

TCU Bicycle Policy

Bicycles must be ridden in accordance with state and local laws pertaining to them.  Traffic regulations must be obeyed by bicycle riders.  The TCU Police Department will provide a synopsis of such laws upon request. The operator of a bicycle must give the right of way to pedestrians at all times. Registration of bicycles is… Read more »

University Communication

TCU regularly communicates with members of the academic community using U.S. mail, campus mail, telephone and email to conduct official University business. Infor­mation communicated by TCU-provided email (tcu.edu account) is considered official communication from the University. Many offices will exclusively use your tcu.edu email to communicate important information; therefore, it is important that TCU community… Read more »

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Policy

TCU values the safety, security and privacy of our community.  The personal use of any unmanned aerial vehicle (i.e, drones) is prohibited on campus, unless approved by the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (or his/her designee); commercial use by the Vice Chancellor for Marketing and Communication (or his/her designee); or the Provost (or his/her designee)… Read more »


ZipCar is an international car rental service that allows students to have access to a vehicle without the hassles of owning and taking care of their own car.  TCU has partnered with ZipCar and currently has two vehicles on campus, parked between Foster and Colby Hall.  Students purchase a one year membership, and can then… Read more »