Campus Safety

Protecting the people and property of Southern Adventist University


Campus Safety is located at 5061 Colcord Drive in the Campus Safety building. Phone calls are answered 24/7. Phone: 423.236.2100  Fax: 423.236.1100

Email: Campus Safety ( This email is checked periodically during normal business hours. For immediate assistance call dispatch at 423.236.2100

View maps, directions, and visitor information.

Vehicle Registration and Information

Click here to register your vehicle.

Click here to pay or appeal a citation.

Click here to review Southern's Vehicle Code of Regulations.

Emergency Notification

Sign up for emergency text messages at Emergency Notification Sign-up. These text messages will let you know of weather conditions that affect the school's operations, potentially hostile situations, and other important alerts. Messages will not be sent for fire alarms occurring in buildings. This notification requires you to renew the account every two years.

R.A.D. Self Defense Classes

Southern Adventist University offers R.A.D. self defense classes for men and women. 

R.A.D. for women—Rape Aggression Defense

R.A.D. for men—Resisting Aggression with Defense

Click here to sign up for the course interest list.

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) is a federal mandate requiring all institutions of higher education (IHEs) to disclose information about crime on their campuses and in the surrounding communities. 

The Clery Act, formerly known as the Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act, was signed in 1990 and is named after 19-year-old Jeanne Clery, who was raped and murdered in her Lehigh University residence hall in 1986.

Click Here to view the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.

Click Here to view the Daily Crime and Fire Report.

Office Hours
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.  Monday – Thursday

8 a.m.-1 p.m.  Friday

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