Emergency Number: 202-319-5111

TTY/TDD 319-5736

When off campus call: 911

Department of Public Safety

121 Leahy Hall
TTY 202-319-5736
Public Safety's Webmaster: Sharron Faulkner faulkner@cua.edu

  • How We Manage Emergencies

    Emergencies are communicated or reported to the Department of Public Safety at 202-319-5111. In an emergency situation where the campus requires an immediate response, the Catholic University Emergency Notification Plan will be activated.

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    Rave Guardian

    Rave Guardian is a mobile app which enhances safety on campus through real-time interactive features that create a virtual safety network of friends, family, and Public Safety. The app allows students to create a safety profile to alert friends and family when they are walking alone. It also features a safety timer to alert campus security when a student does not arrive at the planned destination within a certain amount of time.

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  • How to Report Crimes on Campus

    Students and employees are cautioned never to attempt to apprehend or pursue a suspected criminal. Crimes or suspected criminals should be reported to the DPS dispatcher (202-319-5111) or, if appropriate, to 911.

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