Indiana University South Bend is committed to providing a safe environment for all students, employees, and visitors to campus.

We at the campus police department work in partnership with all members of the IU South Bend community to minimize the potential for harm and provide a safe and secure setting for all.

We are here 24 hours every day - dial 4239 from any campus phone or 520-4239 from any other phone for non-emergency related assistance.

Whether you want to know about crime prevention efforts, building hours, the latest on the university's emergency preparedness plan, or how to register your bicycle, you'll find what you need right here—and more.

For more information, please contact us:

IU Police Department
2002 Mishawaka Avenue
(574) 520-4499
Office hours M-F 8a-5p

Need Assistance?  Please contact the following people:

Alarms - Curtis Lowry                                                                      520-4616

Event Security - Sgt. Dennis Bernth                                            520-4280

Access Control - TBD                                         

Environmental Health and Safety - Facilities Management  520-4386 

Direct all other inquires to 520-4499

Need Room Access?

If you would like to schedule a room to be unlocked, please use our room access
request form below.  Room requests must be made at least 24hrs in advance
excluding weekends.  You will be required to authenticate with your IU Network ID.

Room Access Form


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Emergency Phone Numbers  

Police, Fire, Ambulance - dial 911