Public Safety


  • Public Safety
    Fax: 202-885-1867
    Public Safety Bldg, Room

    9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. For emergencies, please call 202-885-3636.

    Sowers, William Curtis
    Police Captain

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Safety Resources

Communicate, Learn, Prepare, Prevent, Respond: Know about safety and security resources at AU.

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Crime Alerts

American University is required by federal law to publish timely warnings about crimes that occur on or near campus and may pose a threat to students, staff and faculty. These warnings are posted on shuttle buses and bulletin boards across campus, and a complete archive of crime alerts is listed below



Safety Advisories