Mission, Vision, Values


Mission Statement

The Department of Public Safety is committed to providing a safe learning and working environment for our campus community through respectful, courteous and professional service.

Vision Statement

We strive to be the gold standard in public safety by being a leader in campus public safety practices, engaging our campus stakeholders, achieving and sustaining an advanced level of training, and maintaining a commitment to excellence.


The Department of Public Safety is committed to holding ourselves to the highest professional standard.  Our core values define our commitment to excellence in the performance of our duties:

Professionalism: We strive to project ourselves in a manner that brings honor to ourselves, our department and our institution.

Integrity: We act with integrity and honesty in accordance with the highest academic, professional, and ethical standards.

Respect: We respect and honor the dignity of each person, embrace civil discourse, and foster a diverse and inclusive community.

Excellence: We strive for excellence in all our endeavors as individuals, an institution, and a leader in higher education.

Community: We work together for the betterment of our institution and the communities we serve.

Equality: We will treat all students, faculty, staff and visitors with the same respect and professionalism that they deserve, while ensuring that individual has an equal opportunity to make the most of their lives and talent.