Alarm Response

We receive various campus alarm notifications i.e.: fire, duress, emergency calls, and respond as appropriate.

Animals on Campus

Let us know about any of the following: an unattended animal tethered to an object, a dog left in car on a hot day, loose dog, any loose animal inside a building, or wounded wildlife on campus. 

Bikes on Campus

Bikes locked to signs or railings, or which appear abandoned may be impounded. If your bike is missing, please call Campus Safety at (541) 322- 3110. Visit our Bikes on Campus page for more information and resources.

Building Security

We provide security of campus facilities and maintain building access control.

Guardian App

The Guardian App is a free App to enhance user’s safety while they move around campus. You can alert your friends to be a virtual companion and follow your progress through the “Track Me” feature. Visit the Guardian App page for download instructions.

Elevator Calls

We are notified when an elevator emergency button is pushed and will assess and respond as appropriate.


A Campus Safety specialist will respond along with Bend Fire. To report a fire, call 9-1-1.

Hazmat or Chemical Spills

For routine service requests or questions, call the OSU EH&S Safety number 541-713-SAFE (7233). For emergency assistance, call 9-1-1. 

Lost & Found

Lost your favorite Hydro Flask or found someone’s AirPods? Visit our Lost & Found page for more information.

Medical Calls

During normal duty hours a Campus Safety specialist will respond along with Bend Fire & Rescue. To report a medical emergency, call 9-1-1.

Office Lock-Outs

Locked yourself out of your office? Call us at (541) 322-3110, Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. A Campus Safety specialist will respond to assist you, and will need to see your OSU-Cascades ID.

OSU Policy Violations

Campus Safety enforces OSU Policy and will respond to situations that involve policy violations.


We assist Transportation Services and may enforce OSU Vehicle Use and Parking Policy.  

If you recently received a parking violation or have questions, visit the Transportation Services page. 

Safety Escorts

Students, faculty, and staff who feel threatened or unsafe walking on campus can call us at

(541) 322-3110 and request a Campus Safety specialist to accompany them. The safety escort service is offered during Campus Safety duty hours and is available both on the Chandler-Century campus and at the Graduate & Research Center (GRC). Safety escorts are not provided if walking from the Chandler-Century campus to the GRC or vice versa.

Safety & Emergency Preparedness Presentations

OSU-Cascades Campus Safety specialists may provide presentations on safety and emergency preparedness topics. To request a presentation please email

Smoking Violations 

OSU-Cascades is a smoke free campus. To report a violation, please call (541) 322-3110, Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. 

Vehicle Battery Jumpstarts

Does your car have a dead battery? Call us at (541) 322-3110, Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. A Campus Safety specialist will respond to assist and will require you to sign a waiver.