Campus safety information and resources

Wayne State is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. A wide range of activities, training, safety measures, technology and resources help ensure Wayne State remains one of Michigan's safest college campuses a place where everyone can live, learn, work and experience all that Detroit has to offer without worry.

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Police Department

Empowers students, patrols campus and responds promptly to ensure safety.

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Wayne State Alerts

Text alerts keep students, faculty and staff aware of closures and emergencies. Parents and community partners can enroll to receive alerts by texting WAYNESTATEALERT to 77295.

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Crisis preparedness

Wayne State is fully prepared to respond and communicate during a crisis.

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Campus resources

Several tools help Warriors stay prepared, vigilant and safe on campus.



Important university contacts