Security and safety on campus are coordinated by the Department of Security Services. Security conducts both foot and vehicular patrols of the campus community 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The Security Office is located in the Cromer Center.
The security officer on duty may be contacted by dialing extension 7146 or "O" from any University telephone, or (828) 328-7146 from off campus. Emergency situations may also be reported by dialing 9-911 or 9-328-5551 from any University extension phone.