Location and Contact Information
The SSU Department of Public Safety (DPS), also formerly known as Security Department, is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is located at the Art Annex Building. (View the Campus Map (PDF)).
Emergency phone: (740) 351-3232
Non-Emergency phone: (740) 351-3243
EMERGENCY 911 SERVICE from any Campus Desk Phone: DIAL 9 - 911
Hearing Impaired Services
A convenient way for hearing impaired individuals to contact SSU DPS is text them at 740-370-5019. The Department of Public Safety text messaging service is available 24/7 for individuals with a mild, moderate or significant hearing loss. The ability to communicate is critical in any emergency situation and the Department of Public Safety is happy to offer this service.
Emergency Blue Light Phones are located across the main campus and parking areas and provides a direct line to SSU's Department of Public Safety. View the Campus Map (PDF) for phone locations.
Emergency Phones are also located throughout campus buildings. Look for the sign - “EMERGENCY PHONE."
Other SSU Emergency Contact Numbers
|On Duty - Public Safety Officers||Police/Security Officer||(740) 351-3232|
|Laura Davis||Police Sergeant||(740) 351-4377|
|Jon Peters||Police Sergeant||(740) 351-4377|
|Blaine Duduit||Police Sergeant||(740) 351-4377|
|Brian Yerardi||Security Sergeant||(740) 354-6723|
|David Thoroughman||Chief of Police||(740) 351-3888|
|Elinda Boyles||V.P. Finance and Administration||(740) 351-3005|
A list of state and local emergency contact numbers can be found at Emergency Resources Information.