This policy outlines Cabrini College’s official notification procedures for missing students who reside in on‑campus housing, in accordance with the requirements of the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008.
Cabrini College takes student safety very seriously. A student will be deemed missing when he/she has been identified as absent from the College for more than 24 hours without a known reason.
All reports of missing students will be directed to Cabrini College Public Safety for investigation and a determination about whether a student is missing in accordance with this policy.
Missing Resident Student NotificationStudents can complete a registration form to identify a confidential contact. This contact person would be notified by the College no later than 24 hours after the student is determined to be missing.
Otherwise, the student’s Emergency Contact will be notified. Students are responsible for ensuring that the emergency contact information on file with the Registrar’s Office and Residence Life is up-to-date.
Students can submit or revise their missing resident student notification form at any time.
Missing Resident Procedure If a member of the Cabrini College community has reason to believe that a resident student is missing, he/she should immediately notify Public Safety at 610-902-8245. Upon notification, Public Safety will:
If Public Safety determines that a student is missing, the Dean of Students will:
If Public Safety determines that the student is not missing, the Dean of Students will:
Distribution of Policy