Terra State Receives Capital Campus Safety Grant

Terra State Community College has been awarded $338,598 in grant funding as a part of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s Campus Safety Grant Program.

The grant program, in consultation with the Ohio Department of Higher Education, aims to recognize the security vulnerability of Ohio college campuses and awards funds to make improvements to overall strengthen the physical security and safety of students, faculty, staff and campus visitors.  

“It is a true honor to be awarded the campus safety grant from the Ohio Department of Higher Education. The award will be utilized to increase our overall campus safety and security measures here on campus with an updated and new camera system on main campus,” said Campus Safety Manager Acacia Hull. “I also want to thank Duane Kimmet, Tina Taylor, Wayne Yerdon and Cody Burke for our amazing team effort in achieving this accomplishment.”

“I want to thank Governor Mike DeWine and Chancellor Randy Gardner for their continued support of improving safety on college campuses across the state,” said President Ronald Schumacher. “The safety of our students, employees and visitors is of top priority. We want to ensure that everyone who steps foot on our campus feels welcome and safe.”