Public Safety is located in 1313 Columbia Building (CLMB). Community members have 24-hour card swipe access to the main building doors to connect with Public Safety, or call 24-hours a day 206.296.5990. The business office is open Monday - Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm
There are two ORCA programs for SU students, Non-Lift and ORCA Lift. Please click here for more information.
Benefits eligible employees are eligible to enroll into the employee Orca program which is completed in person in the Public Safety Business Office [Columbia Building office 002] during business office [please bring with SU ID card]. The Seattle University ORCA Pass for Employees is a 72% subsidized Regional Transit pass that allows the pass holder the freedom to travel via Community Transit, Sound Transit, Kitsap Transit, Pierce Transit, and King County Metro buses. Employees that use the Washington State Ferry system can add the walk-on passenger ferry pass for their route to their SU Orca card for an addtional monthly charge [contact Public Safety to add ferry].
Switching to Orca from a parking permit requires filling out the virtual permit cancellation form.
Please note that Transportation Program Policies are subject to change at any time.
Public Safety & Transportation
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Business Office HOURS
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Parking Questions may be answered 24 hours a day by calling the Public Safety Communication Center at 206-296-5990