Campus Safety

The Campus Safety department is privately run by the University, utilizing professional staff as well as 60-70 student employees. The purpose of the Campus Safety office is to provide an effective operating force of trained personnel to protect the university and its community from fire, theft, intrusion and other unlawful acts that disturb the peace or which place life and property in jeopardy. The Director of Campus Safety, Tara Simmelink brings valuable knowledge from her time with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.