IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY: call 911 immediately. Give the dispatcher your name, location, the nature of the emergency, and a call-back number. The non-emergency number for the Leavenworth Police Department is 913-682-4411.
On campus: ext. 6446
Welcome to Public Safety & Security
The safety and well being of students, faculty, and staff is of central importance at the University of Saint Mary. To ensure the safety and well being of our campus community, the university has:
An emergency alert system that can be heard across campus
24/7 security — Public Safety officers make regular campus patrols
Security cameras in the dorms
An average 5-minute response time from Leavenworth/Lansing police and fire departments
Thorough training on campus safety, security, and emergency procedures at new student orientation
A full-time campus counselor and campus counseling intern
An Emergency Management Team and Emergency Management Plan
Student workshops on sexual assault and domestic violence prevention, self-defense strategies for women, safe dating, the dangers of binge drinking, stress management, Facebook safety, and more.
These combined efforts help make the University of Saint Mary a safe environment and keep USM staff well-prepared for an emergency.
See the USM Student Handbook for student safety policies and procedures.