Department of Campus Safety


Campus Safety is committed to a safe and secure working and learning environment. In all         aspects of plant operations and maintenance, the safety of students, staff and visitors will be our primary consideration.


AlertU: Emergency Messaging Service

AlertU is an emergency short messaging service or SMS (text) messaging technology developed for college and university communities and enterprises. Campus account managers send text messages to subscribers mobile devices communicating critical campus updates to students, staff and faculty in real-time. Friends and family members are also able to subscribe to receive updates. Sign up today!

Sign up is simple:    *Text SHASTA to 253788 (ALERTU) and reply Y or sign up online at:

ALERTU subscribers will not receive spam. Alert notifications are only sent in emergency situations. Subscriber information will not be shared with third party marketers


The Campus Safety Department provides safe walk escort services to and from parking lots upon request. Contact the Campus Safety Department at 242-7910 or use a "blue security phone" located in Campus Buildings to request an escort. ​