Established in 1973, 肯特 State's Office of Safety & Security within the Department of Residence 服务 is nationally recognized for its excellence and for its status as the only security program of its kind that is staffed by student leaders. Security Aides are student leaders who are trained in CPR, AED, first aid, fire prevention, emergency procedures, conflict mediation, mental wellness response, de-escalation, and more. The Office of Safety & Security is open every night of the year, including holidays.
安全助手每个宿舍复杂，从晚8时巡逻直到上午02点半周日 - 周三，从晚上8:00直到上午4:00周四 - 周六。同时，巡逻，安全助手检查消防器材，加强走廊政策，与学生建立关系，有利于化解矛盾，并且有任何问题或他们可能有问题，协助居民。他们还通过双向无线电肯特州警察部门的直接无线电通信。
The most widely used service offered by the Office of Safety & Security is the escort service. Security Aides provide on-campus escorts each night during their working hours. To request an escort, students just need to call 330-672-7004.
Escorts are generally available between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. (Sunday-Wednesday) and 8 p.m. and 3:30 a.m. (Thursday-Saturday). The Office of Safety & Security also offers a bike registration initiative.