The University of La Verne Campus Safety & Transportation office is located on the ground floor of the Parking Structure, on the east side of the building.
Address: 2021 D Street, La Verne, CA 91750
Phone: 909-448-4950 or dial 4950 from any campus phone
University of La Verne prides itself on having a safe and inviting campus for both students and visitors. Campus Safety Officers patrol the main campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays, and the Campus Safety office is always open for service.
About Campus Safety
Campus Safety Officers are non-sworn, civilian employees who have private person power of arrest. The Senior Director of University Safety Operations has a direct liaison with administrative personnel with the La Verne Police Department and regular meetings are held each month to discuss problems of mutual concern. Our Campus Safety department is dedicated to you so that your time on campus is welcoming and safe.
The Campus Safety department provides a variety of services to the main campus, such as:
- Routine patrol 24/7
- Opening the campus each morning and securing it each night
- Response to emergencies
- Response to reports of crime or criminal behavior
- Security at spectator events and other special events on campus
- Escort service for any student, faculty or staff member who feels uncomfortable moving anywhere on campus any time of the day or night
- Parking and traffic enforcement
- Provide access to buildings and offices and to residence hall rooms in the absence of the Residence Assistant
- Provide educational programs to students, faculty, and staff on security procedures
The University of La Verne Campus Safety Department is comprised of a Senior Director of University Safety Operations, a Director of Campus Safety, trained Campus Safety Officers, Student Assistants and an Administrative Assistant who are dedicated to providing security services and swift response to calls for assistance from our campus community and guests. Our dedicated security team patrols the campus and responds to emergencies. The University of La Verne requires all officers to complete training and receive certification from a California Peace Officer’s Standards and Training Certified Academy in powers of arrest, search and seizure (832 PC), as well as obtain advanced certification from the California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services to operate as a Campus Safety Officer. Additional training and certifications include advanced levels of Emergency Operations and Response Procedures, contained within the training courses offered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the California Office of Emergency Services (OES), among others.
The Department of Campus Safety works with the the city of La Verne and its neighboring cities, the County of Los Angeles, the State of California, and various federal law enforcement authorities. These collaborative relationships help the Department of Campus Safety provide a safer university campus and more thorough and effective responses to concerns.
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The Campus Safety & Transportation Department is fully dedicated to the University’s Mission to offer a distinctive and relevant educational experience to a diverse population of traditional-age, adult, and graduate learners preparing them for successful careers and a commitment to life-long learning across the liberal arts and professional programs. The Campus Safety & Transportation Department also shares and is committed to demonstrating the University’s Core Values of Ethical Reasoning, Diversity and Inclusivity, Lifelong Learning, and Community