Slippery Rock University is an 8,500-student university and member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). The campus ranks among the safest in the state.
All students and staff rely on three separate cards for campus services, facility access, and academic registration. The university was seeking a centralized facility-access system that would provide enhanced security measures, enabling students and staff to use their ID cards for multiple uses.
In partnership with SRU security staff, Burns developed a five-year road map for an integrated access card system. The strategy incorporates:
The assessment was completed in August 2022.
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