Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383

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Timely Warnings
11/15/2015 - Crime Alert - Off Campus...»View
11/1/2015 - Crime Occurred - Off Campus...»View
DPS Announcements
Message From The Chief

Chief The mission of the West Chester University Department of Public Safety (WCUDPS) is to maintain a safe, orderly and inviting environment for our students, employees and guests to study, work and enjoy all of what the university has to offer. WCUDPS pursues this mission within the framework of the University’s Strategic Plan objectives of Academics, Enrichment, Sustainability, Diversity and Engagement. This is done by protecting life and property, enforcing all laws and university regulations, preventing and detecting crime, and apprehending and prosecuting violators.

Chief Michael D. Bicking,

Director of Public Safety




For all emergencies occurring on campus; Contact the Department of Public Safety at 610-436-3311 or dial campus extension 3311.

For all on campus parking questions and or concerns; Contact the Parking Services at 610-436-3345.

Use any of the campus Emergency Phones. These are located in every parking facility as well as inside and outside of may academic and residential buildings. Simply push the button and they automatically dial to the Public Safety Communications Center.

For all emergencies occurring off campus; Dial 911