Kennesaw State University Department of Public Safety & University Police 

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    Dispatch (to request an officer): 470-578-6666 or 770-423-6666 (from a campus VoIP phone, dial 6666)

    Administrative: 470-578-6206

    Text Line: 770-356-3866*

    *Please use the text line number to text message us only if you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability; or if a voice call might otherwise be dangerous or impossible. If you are able to make a voice call and if it is safe to do so, you should always make a voice call.

    Non-Emergency E-mail:

    Tipster Line (Report Anonymously): 470-578-6305

    Mission Statement

    To provide a safe and secure community conducive to the free exchange of ideas within an academic setting.

    To accomplish our mission, we will focus on collaborative partnerships and the provision of professional services in the areas of crime prevention, law enforcement, security, and emergency preparedness.


    • Notifications


    • Campus Carry

      Campus Carry Information

      House Bill 280, commonly known as the “campus carry” legislation, is effective as of July 1, 2017. Learn more by viewing this page.
    • News Picture


      There has been a small plane crash in the Kennesaw Campus at the intersection of Campus Loop Rd and Bartow Ave. There has been no response damage to any KSU facilities and no reported injuries to KSU students, faculty, or staff. KSU police and Cobb Fire are on scene.

      The two occupants of the plane were transported to local hospitals. Both were conscious, alert, and sitting up on the stretchers.



    • Annual Security and Fire Safety Report 2018

      Annual Security and Fire Safety Report Booklet 2018

       The purpose of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report booklet is to inform students, faculty, staff and parents about our efforts to keep the campus more secure and to encourage students and employees to be responsible for their own security and the security of others. A printed copy of this report may also be obtained by contacting the department at 470-578-6206.


    • LiveSafe app

      The LiveSafe App

      The free LiveSafe app provides students, faculty and staff with a direct connection to campus police so that everyone can easily communicate all their safety needs. Its easy-to-use features help you stay safe every day and enable us to provide better protection for you.