Public Safety’s primary responsibility is to perform various security duties on campus by reducing the potential for theft, vandalism and mischief. Public Safety’s responsibility is to also perform various safety duties on campus by reducing the potential for fire or damage due to natural causes or equipment failure. Public Safety performs additional services such as escorting campus community members to and from buildings and parking lots.
A Public Safety officer is positioned at the Main Gate Entrance
24-hours a day, 7-days a week, providing information, site maps/ brochures and documentation of pre-approved visitations. In addition, the campus is closed to uninvited visitors from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m.
- Public Safety staff covers all areas of the campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- SUA operates 120 video cameras strategically placed around the campus to monitor building entrances and major thoroughfares.
- Parking lots contain 40 code blue emergency stations instantly alerting Public Safety in case of trouble. The stations are also monitored by video camera.