Beyond the Diag - Off Campus Housing

Beyond the Diag will post safety related articles to living off-campus. Our goal is to raise awareness and provide you with tools to keep yourself and your home or apartment safe.

Home safety and security over the holidays

As the Fall semester of 2020 comes to an end, many students will be leaving Ann Arbor to go home for the holidays. While most people are focused on finals, staying safe during COVID, and getting ready to leave town, it’s also important to make sure you leave your home safe and secure.

Stay in the Blue this St. Patrick's Day

As March 17 approaches, you may be involved with planning or participating in social activities. If your planned festivities involve alcohol or other drugs please take time to Stay In the Blue, by taking some simple steps to ensure you stay safe during celebrations. Stay In the Blue helps you to regulate alcohol consumption by remaining below 0.06 BAC (Blood Alcohol Content). Some simple steps include:

  • Set a drink limit, and stick to it

  • Make sure you eat before and during consuming alcohol

2019/2020 winter survival guide

Unsure how your home is going to stay safe this winter? Check out these tips to see how you can stay safe and help your home survive this cold season.

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How to keep a Wolverine safe on game day

Game days on campus can be a lot of fun! With two home rivalry games remaining, check out Beyond the Diag’s recommendations for how to stay safe by Staying in the Blue and rooting for a Michigan touchdown.

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Staying safe: Late night edition

With midterm season fast-approaching, you may find yourself hitting the books a little later than usual. Before you head out the door for a late night study session, there are a few safety pointers you should know.

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