Avoid Crime

Self Defense for Women

The R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) program is available to current USF students as an elective PE course (2 credit hours) and is offered during the fall and spring semesters. This course consists of both basic and advanced self-defense techniques and is a comprehensive program for women only. The class is taught by R.A.D. certified USF police officers and staff and is not a Martial Arts program. 

Interested students may locate the class schedule and register for this course through their OASIS account. The course code is PEM 2930.

If you are interested in taking a R.A.D. self-defense course and you are not a current student, please click on the link below for other R.A.D. courses that are offered throughout the state:

R.A.D. Programs in Florida (rad-systems.com)

Please email UP-crimeprevention@admin.usf.edu for any questions and/or additional information.