The U.S. Fire
Administration has a special website devoted to safety tips for students and
parents. Ball State University does its best to insure
a safe on-campus environment. Federal
law requires the University to annually publish procedures, statistics,
reports, and documentation on fire safety in on-campus student housing. See
In short, make sure you know how to report a fire on campus (University Police 765-285-1111), know how to exit a building if necessary, and make sure
your smoke alarms are in working order.