|Date of Approval:
||March 20, 2015
|Date of Last Revision:
|Next Review Date:
It is the mission of our University Department of Security to provide quality, accessible higher education to multicultural populations to promote public safety, crime prevention and enforcement by providing efficient, effective and professional services while preserving the legal rights of our Heritage University Community.
Reason for Policy/Purpose
Heritage University is committed to establishing and maintaining the safest possible campus environments for its students, faculty, staff, and visitors as well as safeguarding physical property.
Who Needs to Know this Policy
All campus staff, students, and faculty.
Website Address for this Policy
Director of Maintenance & Operations
VP of Support Services
Definitions and Responsibilities
Heritage University Security strives to achieve this mission through a community-friendly approach that enhances safety through the visibility of security personnel, preventive patrols, 24-hour accessibility, positive conflict resolution, and crime prevention and awareness programs. Heritage University Security collaborates with local law enforcement and community organizations in fulfilling its mission.
In addition to their role in keeping the campus community safe, Heritage University Security officers also are trained to assist in medical emergencies and have access to portable defibrillators for use in emergency situations.
Related Policies and Resources
Facilities and Emergency Management
Campus Security Policy