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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
To reporting sexual violence, contact the Office of Equity & Inclusion at 402.280.3189. For resources on sexual violence contact the Violence Intervention & Prevention (VIP) Center at 402.280.3794. See also Sexual Misconduct Communications & Resources website.
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 and the policy and Student Complaint Form are available here.
Tips for Student Safety
To ensure your well being, read these tips on bike safety, home safety and vehicle safety.
Creighton’s Violence Intervention and Prevention Center provides support to individuals that have experienced violence, training and resources.