Public Safety

Public Safety is Moving

On Wednesday, March 27th, the Public Safety business office in the University Services building will close.

Public Safety patrol will remain active and available through our move. Please call Public Safety at 206.296.5990.

On Monday, April 1, the DPS office will re-open in their new space in the 1313 Columbia Building (CLMB), room 002.


We are committed to ensuring a safe and secure environment for the university community. Our team operates on a philosophy that promotes the positive nature of urban education and living experiences for our students, faculty, staff and guests. We hope that this site provides you with helpful information.

We encourage you to visit our office located in the University Services Building.

Business Office Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • 24-Hour Emergency Line:  (206) 296-5911
  • 24-Hour Non-Emergency Line:  (206) 296-5990
  • Business Line: (206) 296-5992
  • Email:
  • Click here for more contact information

Security Information

We provide security for the University campus community and its facilities 24 hours each day. Our staff are trained professionals who are available to assist the community in a variety of safety and security related areas, including:

  • CPR w/ AED & First Aid Response
  • Provide Certified First Aid & CPR Training
  • Safety Escort Services
  • Crime Prevention Information and Programming
  • Crime Statistics Information & Required Reporting
  • Provide 24 hour Life Safety Equipment Checks
  • Fire/Security Alarm Programming & Response
  • Criminal Incident Reporting and Investigation
  • Personal Property Identification
  • University Lost & Found Service
  • Seattle Fire Department Inspection Coordination and follow-up
  • Work Place Accident Investigation
  • General After Hours Access Assistance to the Campus Community
  • Campus Security Authorities Report Coordination: CSA Incident Report Form