Security & Transportation
Emergency Preparedness
Additional Resources

Security & Transportation

The safety of High Point University is enhanced by a professional security force, supplemented by officers with the High Point Police Department on a well-lit campus with a secured perimeter. Technological enhancements include Campus Assistance & Response to Emergency (C.A.R.E.) points (blue security call boxes), an expansive video system and a robust access control system.

Mission Statement

The mission of the High Point University Security, Transportation and Emergency Preparedness & Safety Departments is to provide service, promote safety and to protect assets in a caring manner.

 Contacting Security

If you require emergency assistance:

  • Dial ext. 9111 from a campus phone
  • Call (336) 841-9111
  • Push the emergency call button on any C.A.R.E. point

Our non-emergency phone number is (336) 841-9112 or campus ext. 9112.

The Security Department can be reached at either our main office (located in the North College Administration building at 1911 North Centennial Street) or the Security Service Center (SSC) (located in the main lobby of the Wanek Center).

Contacting Transportation

If you require immediate assistance:

  • Dial ext. 9113 from a campus extension
  • Call (336) 841-9113

C.A.R.E. Points

C.A.R.E. points are located throughout campus and may be used for Security assistance. You should become familiar with their locations throughout campus.

Security Officers & Dispatchers

High Point University has a well vetted and trained team of officers and dispatchers to maintain the safety and security of persons and property. Dispatchers receive calls for service and coordinate responses. Officers evaluate requests, provide assistance, and investigate incidents.

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