The following checklist accounts for fire and life safety covering structural issues, egress, and equipment such as smoke detectors, fire extinguishers, and fire escapes. Use this list to assess your new or potential residence and discuss any discrepancies with your landlord, housing director, or host family. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or need help finding equipment. This checklist observes International Building and Fire Codes and National Fire Protection Association standards and consultation with nationwide campus health and safety programs.
Residential Fire Safety Checklist for Off Campus Housing and Study Abroad Programs
Clicking "SUBMIT" will store a copy of your checklist in our database. We can always e-mail you a copy, and we may recommend options for addressing any hazards or other concerns in your residence. Please be sure to tell your friends about our resources!