Safe Ride Drivers - Police Department

Term/Start Date: September 9, 2016

Job Description: Provide public safety escorts by vehicle, in a prompt manner, to any member of the College community. Escorts are limited to College property. 

Approximate Number of Hours: 4 -8 hours a week. Two shifts available, Friday’s 11 p.m. to 3 a.m. and Saturday’s 11 p.m. to 3 a.m.

Requirements: Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

Student Security/Safe R-I-D-E

Student Security/Safe R-I-D-E Student Security Assistants The Campus Police Department employs Amherst College students in various civilian capacities. Students perform clerical duties, assist with the enforcement of parking regulations, the patrolling of the campus, and the securing of college buildings. Although Student Security Assistants have no police authority, they are equipped with 2-way radios, which enable them to report instantly all incidents involving suspicious or criminal activity.

Amherst College Pool Vehicle Policy

Purpose of Pool Vehicles

Due to the limited number of pool vehicles, Amherst College is unable to provide vehicles at every request. Pool vehicles are available for the exclusive use of academic and administrative departments in order to facilitate essential College business.