Your safety is our priority.

Creighton is committed to keeping you informed and providing resources to ensure a safe and compliant community. Compliance and ethical conduct is everyone’s responsibility.


Have an emergency? Call 402.280.2911

If you’d like to report a non-emergency please fill out the “Tell Someone” online form (net ID and password required) or call the “Tell Someone” reporting line at 402.280.4400. For all other safety resources, please refer to the list below.

Tell Someone

Active Shooter Situations

An active shooter situation occurs when an intruder enters a building or campus grounds and threatens the personal safety and welfare of our students, faculty, staff and guests.


Banned and Barred Listing

The Threatening Behavior Committee publishes a list of those individuals banned and barred from Creighton University. This list is only for the use of Creighton students, faculty, and staff members.

Campus Safety Committee

The Campus Safety Committee addresses environmental, health, safety and risk issues for Creighton University.


Campus Security & Public Safety

The Department of Public Safety is responsible for campus safety and security at Creighton. Public Safety is a private security force that operates 24 hours per day, seven days a week, with three shifts of officers who receive a variety of specialized training that includes first-aid, CPR and the use of firearms. The department is service-oriented and maintains a close working relationship with municipal, state and federal law enforcement agencies. 

Chemical & Laboratory Safety

The Environmental Health & Safety website provides tips for safer procedures in laboratories, including compressed gas safety, flammable material storage and waste disposal.


Compliance and Ethics

The University has established help lines and related resources to report incidents and address questions regarding compliance responsibilities and ethical issues. An anonymous hotline is available to report activities that may involve serious misconduct, violations of laws and regulations, or University policies.

Emergency/Weather Notification

In the case of severe weather, it’s vital that all everyone in the Creighton community knows what to do and where to go. Sign up for Creighton Alert to get real-time updates.

Twitter: @CreightonAlert

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Faculty, staff and their families can access Creighton’s EAP for confidential consultation on a wide variety of personal, family and/or work-related problems that may contribute to high levels of stress and interfere with health and work performance.


Environmental Health & Safety

The Environmental Health & Safety website serves as a gateway to Creighton’s Environmental Health & Safety department. Find policies and procedures, safety tips, training information and more.


Harassment & Discrimination

The Office of Title IX and Civil Rights Compliance works to reduce obstacles and foster an environment that is welcoming and inclusive to all Creighton community members. You can report harassment and discrimination using the “Tell Someone” online form.


On-Call Health Resources

Contact Public Safety if you need a student health provider, counselor on duty, residence life, campus minister or a university responder.



All vehicles parked on Creighton University property are required to display a valid university parking permit. For all questions related to parking, contact Public Safety.

parking [at] creighton [dot] edu

Personal mobile safety device “POM”

The personal mobile safety device or “POM” is a discreet handheld remote that enables students on and off campus immediately summon assistance from Public Safety or 911 to an exact geographic location in the event of an unsafe, uncomfortable or emergency situation.

Risk Management

Creighton’s Risk Management office seeks to pursue open communication, cooperation, collaboration and proactive management with administrators, trustees, officers, faculty, staff, students and the public.

Safety Resources on Campus

To ensure the safety of all students, faculty and staff, Creighton has resources across campus.

Sexual Violence

To reporting sexual violence, contact the Office of Title IX and Civil Rights Compliance at 402.280.3189. For resources on sexual violence contact the Violence Intervention & Prevention (VIP) Center at 402.280.3794.

Student Complaints

Students who have not been able to resolve a concern or complaint have a resource at Creighton to register their complaint with the University. This is a resource for students only. View the policy and Student Complaint Form.

Threatening Behaviors Committee

The Threatening Behaviors Committee addresses behaviors that may impact personal safety, student safety, or the safety of others.

Tips for Faculty and Staff

As a Creighton faculty or staff member, we want you to have the resources you need to manage difficult situations.


For safe transportation, consider using the Creighton Shuttle Service or Zip Car.

Violence Prevention

Creighton’s Violence Intervention and Prevention Center provides support to individuals that have experienced violence, training and resources.