How to Lock your Bike on Campus
Bike theft is a problem on every college campus. Although Westminster College has a low theft rate, it is still important to lock your bike PROPERLY in order to insure you don't become the next theft victim.
Which Type of Lock Works Best?
There are a few different types of locks available, all having different degrees of safety.
The best protection for your bike is a combination of both a U-Lock and a Cable Lock. The picture below is a good example of how to lock your bike with a cable and U-lock combination. Make sure that the U-lock connects your frame to your front wheel and then to the bike rack. The cable lock is used to connect your back wheel to the rack.