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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?

  • Omaha: 402.280.2911

  • Phoenix: 911

    • Non-Emergency: 402.280.4400

The safety and well-being of students, faculty, and staff are primary considerations at Creighton University. The Creighton University Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is published in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and Violence Against Women Act. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes and fires, as well as institutional policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, fire safety, crime reporting, and other matters. This legislation seeks to make college campuses safer through the disclosure of such information, and to assist applicants in making enrollment or employment decisions based upon that criteria. You may download a copy of this report by accessing the following website:

You may also obtain a free paper copy of the report at the Public Safety office at 2222 Burt Street, Omaha, NE 68178, or by contacting Public Safety at 402.280.2104.

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Tell Someone

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.

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.

View Emergency Information

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.

Public Safety Website
Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

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

Environmental Health & Safety website

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.

View Compliance & Ethics Information

In the case of severe weather, it’s vital that all everyone in the Creighton community knows what to do and where to go.

Twitter: @CreightonAlert

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.


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.


Environmental Health & Safety website

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.

Office of Title IX and Civil Rights Compliance

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

Public Safety Website

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

Parking Information

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.

Visit the NEST to order your POM device.

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.

Risk Management Website
HR-24 Incident Report Form Access

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

Storm Shelters

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.

Report Sexual Violence

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.

File a Student Complaint

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

For safe transportation, consider using the Creighton Shuttle Service.

Creighton Shuttle Service

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

Violence Intervention and Prevention Website