CU Home | CUPS Home
Columbia University Public Saftey
 Public Safety Alerts
 Operations
 Investigations &
  Technology
 Fire Safety
 Physical Security
  Support Requests
Finger Print Requests
 Submit Lost Property
 Engraving Request
 Student Employment
  Application
 Guard Service
  Requests
 Emergency Response
  Protocols
 Crime Prevention
  Newsletter
 Annual Security Report
 Rights and
  Responsibilities
 Bias Crimes Policy
Sexual Respect -
 Policy & Procedures
 For Responding to
 Student Gender-Based
 Misconduct
 Morningside and
   CUMC Maps and
   schedules
 Emergency
   Text Message
   Notification Sign Up
 International
   Travel Tips
 Facilities Home
 Columbia Home
 CU EMS
 NYPD
 FDNY
 New ID Card Info
 Pandemic Flu
  Preparedness
 Health Services
  Emergency
  Active Shooter
   Incident
 
 Contact Us
 


Dispatch Desk
Our Mission Statement

The Mission of the Columbia University Department of Public Safety is to enhance the quality of life for the entire Columbia community by maintaining a secure and open environment where the safety of all is balanced with the rights of the individual. The Department strives to accomplish its mission while adhering to its core values of Pride, Professionalism, and Service.

The success of this mission depends upon an effective working relationship between Public Safety personnel, and the diverse elements of the Columbia community, including students, staff, faculty, and visitors. Critical to this relationship is mutual respect. Therefore, we pledge to respect the diverse needs and interests of the community we serve. We pledge to be diligentand relentless in the protection of both persons and property.

In return, we ask that our partners in the community assume their individual and collective responsibilities to make Columbia University a place that is free of crime, fear and disorder, and to provide a civil and open environment that fosters learning.




New Safe Haven Locations The Columbia University Department of Public Safety welcomes the following area businesses as new members of our Safe Haven program ...
More

Welcome Message from James F. McShane
Vice President
More

Crime Prevention Video Campus Survival Quiz
Check out Public Safety's latest Crime Prevention Video and take our quiz to test your safety awareness skills.
More

Need to Contact Us? Morningside: 212-854-2797
Emergency: 4-5555

Medical Center: 212-305-8100
Emergency: 305-7979

Let Us Know... We value your opinion. Let us know how you feel about us...
More