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Public Safety

Public Safety office maintains 24-hour, seven-day-a-week coverage of the campus. Security duties include traffic control, security of physical assets, and safety of all employees, students, and guests of the campus. In addition, all security staff are trained in first aid and other emergency procedures.

Emergency phones are located throughout University Buildings and in Elevators. Merely pressing the button will connect to the emergency number.

The office is located in the Security Building. The telephone number is 812-464-1845 for routine business. For emergencies, call extension 7777 or 812-492-7777 from a cell phone. 

Reporting Emergencies

Staying Connected

USI Rave Alert gives critical and timely warnings - via email, text message, and voice message - about emergencies, severe weather, and other incidents impacting the University community. Everyone with a USI email address is automatically enrolled in the Rave Alert system.

Rave Alert access and account information

USI Public Safety also manages Rave Guardian, an app-based tool that allows anyone with an active USI email, as well as some guest groups, to utilize the app to contact Public Safety or allow someone to monitor their safety during travel. It also provides a number of resources, including website information and contact information for key safety and wellness departments and outside resources. More about Rave Guardian.

Campus call ext. 7777 or 
812-492-7777 from your cell phone

For routine business, call 812-464-1845.

Local Law Enforcement Information

Vanderburgh County Sheriff
812-421-6200 (Headquarters)

812-421-6201 (Command Post)

Evansville Police Department