Campus Attitudes Toward Safety (C.A.T.S.)

At the direction of UK’s President Capilouto, the Center for Research on Violence Against Women developed the Campus Attitudes Toward Safety survey (C.A.T.S.) to provide administration with data about campus safety as an internal quality improvement project. The information collected covered students’ perceptions of campus safety, students’ knowledge of and inclination to use campus resources, bystander attitudes and behaviors, and students’ experience of violent or adverse incidents. Multiple UK services and departments collaborated on this project, and the resulting information is being widely distributed in order to acknowledge the current campus climate and suggest directions for improving campus safety.

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C.A.T.S. in the news:

On Monday, February 27th, UK Launched its third Campus Attitudes Toward Safety (CATS) survey. Click here for more information. 

University of Kentucky officials have released an executive summary of the 2016 Campus Attitudes Toward Safety (CATS) survey. Click here for more information. 

UKNow released their coverage of the C.A.T.S Project. Click here for more information.

President Capilouto answers questions about the C.A.T.S. survey with the KY Kernel. Click here for the story.