Risk Management University

Risk Management University is designed specifically to address the insurance and risk management needs of higher education. Through both on-line and classroom courses and extensive reference material we have created a learning environment that fosters ownership and accountability throughout the entire campus.

Join us and learn how you can reduce losses, improve efficiency and elevate your institution’s risk profile.



  • Managing Student Organizations:

    Student organizations provide educational enrichment and leadership opportunities.

    There are many benefits to student organizations but there are also risks. This course provides best practices and insurance requirements for institution recognized clubs.

  • The Well-Planned Event:

    Move-in day, a concert, or graduation may be routine events but they come with risk exposures.

    There are benefits to hosting events and they’re fun but there are also risks. Learn pitfalls to avoid, and key best practices and risk management considerations to plan a safe and successful event

  • Entertainment Contracts – Ins and Outs:

    No brown M&M’s? Urban legend or a real contract requirement?

    The power of event contracts is in the details. Know what contract clauses to watch for and what to include to protect your institution’s reputation and the safety of event participants.

  • Managing Volunteer Programs:

    For all the good work volunteers do, they can create liability.

    Learn how having a formal review process and risk management guidelines for volunteer activities can help to ensure your volunteer mission is a success.

  • Theatre Safety Takes Center Stage:

    Do you know the potential exposures behind the production scenes?

    This course offers best practices and procedures for developing a culture of theatre safety. Included are tips for theatre crew, volunteers, student workers and technical directors.

  • Part-Time Coach, Full-Time Focus:

    Does your college athletic program engage part-time and volunteer coaches?

    This course provides proven approaches to manage and minimize the risks inherent with the job of a part-time or volunteer coach.

  • Lifecycle of a Successful Campus Visit:

    A prospective student’s campus visit is an opportunity to showcase the best of your campus.

    Learn ways to manage potential risks and exposures for both the institution host and the prospective student and their guests. The course includes tips, best practices and procedures.

  • Crowd-Proofing Your Campus Event:

    Crowd management is a smart way to safeguard your people, your institution, and your reputation.

    This course addresses crowd behavior and crowd management and crowd control. Provided are resources to raise awareness, provide training, and templates to organize your crowd management team.


Course Catalog

The RMU Course Catalog contains a complete list of courses along with brief summaries. Review the list and determine which courses fit your current needs.

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EIIA News

Keep current on risk man­age­ment news specifically for higher edu­cation. Read the latest edition of the Risk Management news­letter and look for an­nounce­ments on EIIA webinars and other events.