The Office of Security, Safety & Risk Management is committed to a partnership with the Denison community to ensure a safe living, learning, and working environment. We provide information on security-related topics, emergency phone numbers, and guides & procedures.
The security and safety of the campus require the cooperation and support of the whole Denison community, including students, guests, staff, and faculty. Please actively participate by taking personal precautions and immediately reporting all incidents and accidents that may happen.
Always lock your room door
Always lock your vehicle
Report all incidents and accidents immediately to Campus Security
Keep yourself informed. Check campus mail, bulletin boards and channel 20 for notices which pertain to specific security conditions on campus.
Specific On-Campus Information
Campus Comment Line - 8418 - Call to leave tips/information
All the telephones have 911, or call 6777 for emergency.
Residence halls are locked 24 hours/day.
Call 6623 for a Security Escort escort between 8pm - 2am
Become familiar with emergency and exterior telephones and use whenever necessary. There is an operator/dispatcher on duty 24 hours/day.
Report lost keys/ID cards immediately.
Never allow strangers into the residence halls.
Report immediately any maintenance problem which may impact building security.
Residence Hall Lock Outs
If you are locked out of your residence hall room and have lost or forgotten your key, you should contact the R.A. on duty. If you cannot locate the R.A., a Security Officer will unlock your door. The college will charge you $15 for this service. This charge will be billed to your student account.