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Campus Public Safety

Campus Public Safety is committed to keeping our campus and community safe and informed, 24/7. Our team is here to provide emergency preparedness resources, educate and patrol, and address emergencies to keep our campus a place where our community thrives.

Campus Public Safety

Durick Hall
174 South Willard Street
Public safety officers patrol the campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Campus Public Safety

An important part of providing a world-class education is fostering an environment that is conducive to learning, and safety is key to that. Our goal is to ensure the Champlain campus is a safe and thriving community in which to live, work, and study.

Campus Public Safety provides comprehensive services to prepare for, prevent, and respond to a variety of safety and security situations including extreme weather, pandemic illness, burglary, and violence on campus. Public safety officers patrol the campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and on-campus emergency call boxes connect you directly to rapid response teams.

Do your part to keep Champlain safe and healthy by staying involved and informed.

Campus Safety Quick Links

Looking for parking ticket information?

If you’re looking for information about parking or parking tickets, please see the Office of Transportation & Parking.

Parking & Ticketing

LiveSafe App

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    Champlain College offers a safety app called “LiveSafe” for all students, staff, and faculty.

    LiveSafe enables direct and discreet two-way communication with Champlain Public Safety officers. It also lets you virtually walk your friends and family home with SafeWalk.

    Learn More About the LiveSafe Safety App

   RAVE Alerts   

Students are automatically subscribed to the RAVE Alert system to receive important information via text & email during an emergency.

Are your notification preferences up-to-date?

Annual Security & Fire Safety Report

Please review our annual Security & Fire Safety report that has recently just been published.

2023-2024 Annual Campus Safety and Security Report

Daily Crime & Fire Log

Campus Public Safety maintains a daily crime log, which records all criminal incidents and alleged criminal incidents reported to have occurred on College property, properties under control of the College and adjacent public property. Individuals may request to see the log at the CPS office.

Emergency Preparedness Resources

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    Champlain College takes emergency planning and preparedness seriously. A committee representing all aspects of Champlain College continuously works together to ensure the College is prepared for a range of emergencies.

    Learn more about our emergency management resources and find resources for dealing with a variety of emergency situations.


    Emergency Preparedness Resources

Winter Weather Emergencies

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    In the event there is a school closing due to weather, announcements will be made via the following:

    • A RAVE mobile safety alert will be sent to all registered users.
    • An announcement will be posted on the homepage of the college website.
    • The outgoing message on the College’s main phone line will be updated.
    • Updates will be posted on the Champlain College social media channels, including:  Facebook and Instagram.