Questions?

  • Public Safety
    202.885.2527
    Fax: 202.885.1867
    dps@american.edu
    Public Safety Building, Room

    This email address is answered Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM. If you need a quick response out side of these hours please call the phone number.

Mailing Address

Safety Escorts

The Department of Public Safety provides escorts, twenty-four hours a day/seven days a week, for community members to and from university owned property. Escorts can be requested by calling the University Police communications center at (202) 885-2527.

To ensure your safety, please call Public Safety for an escort on foot or in a vehicle, if for some reason you believe you may be in danger or require assistance on campus or university property.

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