FAQ – Reports & Compliance

Where can I view the Jeanne Cleary Report?

You may view the University’s report

Where can I get a Parking Permit?

You can download it on this website under the parking permit tab, and then submit it in the mail room.

If I commute, do I need a parking permit to park in the lots near the academic building?

Yes.  You need a parking permit in order to park in the campus parking lots.

What are the penalties for a parking violation?

Towing and/or fines

Where can I pay a parking ticket?

Parking tickets are paid at the office of the Coordinator of Security Services who is located at the first floor of the Canizaro Library.

What can I do as a student to help campus security keep us safe?

You can report any suspicious activity to security.  Stay alert.

What should I do if I get locked out of my room?

If you are locked out of your room, please notify your RA or the RD on call.  The RD will be able to help you to get into your room.

What should I do if I want to report something to security?

You can call security at ext. 6289.  You can also submit an anonymous report, under Campus Safety. The anonymous report will allow us to contact you using the contact information you provide.  We encourage you to use the silent report as it is an effective means beginning an investigation process.

How many security guards are on patrol at a given time?

Normally, one is on patrol 24/7 unless special circumstances or events call for more.

Should I lock my bike on campus?

The Security department encourages you to invest in a lock and to lock your bicycle to a bike rack in order to avoid having your bike taken either by mistake or maliciously.

Is there a hospital near Ave Maria?

EPN is located on site and there is a hospital in Naples, Naples Community Hospital.

Is there a fire department near Ave Maria?

There is a fire facility which is operated 24/7 by Immokalee Fire Department.

How can I join CERT?

Contact Stephen Henley.

Is is true that Ave Maria is an evacuation center for those who must evacuate during hurricanes? If so, how will an emergency situation affect the campus?

Ave Maria will soon house a “Community Center” which will be a Collier County hurricane evacuation shelter. AMU will be put in charge of this community center and will manage it during non-evacuation times. AMU will host distance learning programs which will be available to the Immokalee and Golden Gate estates community.

Are there any regulations for visitors on campus?

AMU is an open campus, however, all visitors are required to check in at the Ave Maria University Visitor’s Center.

Are students allowed to possess firearms on campus?

No! No person is allowed to possess a firearms or any weapons on AMU property according to federal law. Please view our weapons policy located on the Student Handbook, Page 68