Night Shuttle Service

The late night shuttle service for students operates from 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m., seven days a week while school is in session. For more information visit the Campus Transit Website.

Crime Prevention Programs

Crime prevention presentations and programs are provided to the University community and the surrounding area. Presentations are available on sexual assault, burglary, alcohol and drugs, residence hall crime, vandalism, bicycle crime and safety, child abduction and abuse, robbery, and several other topics.

Campus Alarm System

The Department's communication center monitors several alarm systems on campus. The communications center monitors and dispatches University Police Officers to fire alarms, intrusion alarms, and panic alarms.

Security and Safety Surveys

The department conducts surveys of campus parking lots, exterior lighting, exterior building doors, campus grounds, etc. Work orders are completed for identified problems and repairs.

Locking of Facilities

The majority of University academic and administrative facilities are locked by a specific time (between 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight). Employees need current University Identification and others need a valid building pass to remain or enter after a building is closed. The academic and administrative buildings are patrolled by campus officers after closing.


(573) 651-2215

1401 N. Sprigg Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701