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The Department of University Police is committed to providing a safe and secure campus environment for all students, staff, faculty and visitors. With emphasis on crime prevention and deterrence, personal safety education and service to the College community, we continually strive to improve our performance and work together in mutual respect. 

Unit Overview

Responsibilities Include:

  • Round-the-clock patrol, via motor vehicle, foot and bicycle, of campus property and surrounding roadways in order to deter, prevent and detect criminal activity
  • Investigation of all crimes that are reported to have occurred on campus property
  • Enforcement of college and Residence Hall policies in conjunction with the Office of Residential Life/Learning Communities
  • 24-hour staffing of Dispatch Desk where emergency calls and requests for service are received and all campus fire alarm systems and Blue Light emergency telephones are monitored
  • Crime prevention, safety education, and student-requested programs presented in Residence Halls through the Community Policing Program
  • Oversight of the Student Patrol including operation of the Campus Escort Service (SafeRide) which provides safe transportation services upon request (585-395-SAFE) during the hours of darkness (8 pm-2 am daily during the academic year).
  • Staffing of major campus events such as Commencement, Welcome Week activities, major concerts, athletic contests, late-night social events, etc. in order to ensure public safety and order maintenance
  • Training, planning and coordination of activities related to campus Emergency Preparedness

Last Updated 7/1/20

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