Campus Safety and Security

For On-campus Users

Emergency Situation

We strive to keep our campus safe by providing safety and security for Viterbo University students, staff, and the general public who attend events on our campus. 

  • Life threatening situation: 911
  • Campus Security:  608-796-3911
  • La Crosse County Non-Emergency Dispatch: 608-782-7575

Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve the Viterbo University community by promoting a safe and welcoming educational environment. We also support the University’s Catholic, Franciscan identity through service motivated by integrity, hospitality, and impartiality.

Campus Safety and Security Team

Vitbero's campus safety team consist of professionals who monitor and patrol the university. Team members have extensive experience in many safety areas including law enforcement, fire fighting, military, cyber-security, physical security, medical, customer service, management/leadership and more. 

Roles of the Campus Safety Department

  • Patrol interior and exterior of buildings
  • Provide Safe Walk service within a two-block radius of campus
  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • Training
  • Clery Act compliance

Clery Act Information

Campus Safety Director

Currently unfilled
Marian Hall 103

Assistant Campus Safety Director

Alyson Graef
School of Nursing

Emergency Evacuation

In the event of an evacuation emergency, proceed to the designated evacuation assembly areas. DO NOT stand at the entrances. These spaces must be left clear for emergency responders. 

Severe Weather Emergency

In the event of a severe weather emergency, proceed to the designated campus building safe zone areas. DO NOT leave the building or stand at the entrances. These spaces must be left clear for emergency responders.