The College of the Florida Keys is dedicated to providing a safe, secure, and comfortable environment in which students can study, work, and grow. While our “Island Living, Island Learning” community is generally safe, CFK takes nothing for granted when it comes to the protection of our campus community. The Key West Campus is monitored 24/7 by friendly and professional security guards. CFK has also established programs and systems involving personnel, procedural methods, and facilities to provide the safest, most secure campus environment possible.

In the event of an emergency, call 9-1-1. 

COVID-19 Safety:

The College of the Florida Keys strongly encourages all students, employees, and visitors to WEAR A MASK while indoors and/or in close proximity of others at all CFK locations, even if you are fully vaccinated. Additionally, anyone who has not yet been vaccinated is urged to do so with much haste. To learn how and where to get vaccinated, visit

Click here to read the latest messages from CFK President Dr. Jonathan Gueverra regarding COVID-19 safety.

Active Assailant Survival Training:

US Dept of Homeland Security’s “Active Shooter- How to Respond” & “Run, Hide, Fight”


Hurricanes & Tropical Weather

Announcements regarding the impact of a storm on the College, including closures and re-openings, will be sent to students and employees through the College’s Emergency Notification System (email and phone messages) and will be posted publicly here on the College’s website as well as its Facebook and Instagram pages.

Annual Security Report (Clery Act)

The Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990, known as the Clery Act, requires that all institutions of higher education collect and make certain information available to students/ prospective students and employees/ prospective employees upon request. The Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by The College of the Florida Keys; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. Enter "The College of the Florida Keys" under the name of the institution and click “search.” Then enter the location on which you would like data.