Silent Witness

If you wish to provide information that may solve a crime or stop criminal activity, our silent witness program is available! Any information provided is confidential and providing your contact information is optional. Thanks in advance for your assistance in Read More …

Severe Weather Preparedness

Upon notification of a Severe Weather Warning and/or the receipt of an MUPAWS message advising of potential severe weather conditions, Residential Coordinators will ensure that all temporary shelter areas located within Residence Halls are unlocked and ready for occupation. The Read More …

Public Safety Contacts

MU Police Officer and student

Emergency Number (910) 630-7577 This number may be used to request emergency assistance or report suspicious or criminal activity at any time. The Telecommunicator who answers will direct the appropriate responders to callers as quickly as possible, but will also Read More …

Winter Weather Preparedness

If Electrical Service is Interrupted Use only flashlights for illumination. NEVER use candles, grills, or any other open- flame device inside a Residence Hall or any other campus building. Doing so creates extreme fire and life safety hazards. Keep windows Read More …

Visitor Policies

The Welcome Center is our first line of defense in regulating vehicular access onto the campus. Vehicles that do not properly display current Methodist University parking permits are stopped and their driver’s purpose is determined. Visitor passes and temporary parking Read More …

Personal Safety

Personal safety is everyone’s responsibility! The Department of Public Safety welcomes all opportunities to partner with other members of the community in making Methodist University a safer and more secure place to live, learn, work, and grow. Please contact us Read More …

Campus Parking & Vehicle Registration

Do I have to register my vehicle in order to park on the MU campus? Methodist University students, faculty, and staff members are required to register with the Department of Public Safety all vehicles parked or driven on campus. Where Read More …

Property Crime Deterrence

Like many other colleges and universities, theft of personal property is by far the most common type of criminal incident reported on our campus. The Department of Public Safety is committed to deterring these incidents, investigating those that occur, and Read More …

Additional Services

Want to get the scoop on additional services the Methodist University Department of Public Safety offers to the campus community? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Most services offered are free of charge to students, faculty or staff. (S.N.A.P.) Read More …

Clery Act Information

The Clery Act The Clery Act is the result of a young College Student by the name of Jeanne Clery found murdered inside her Lehigh University dorm room.  This tragedy was a result of lack of reporting and under reporting Read More …