About Us

Public Safety's New Office

 The Department of Public Safety is located in the 1313 Columbia Building (CLMB), room 002. Community members have afterhours card swipe access to the main entry doors of the CLMB to connect with Public Safety or call 206.296.5990


The Department of Public Safety and Transportation promotes and maintains a safe environment for university community members, and proactively stewards parking & transportation needs across campus.

Staff and Operating Hours

The Public Safety Department is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our staff consists of 24 uniformed campus public safety officers, 4 communication dispatchers, 1 administrative assistant, 1 transportation supervisor, 5 administrative staff. Approximately 60 part-time public safety students work in all areas of the department providing support services to the campus community.