Safety and Transportation

(417) 836-5509

24-hour Radio Communications Center contact number for dispatch of officers for any call for service.

Campus Security Authority Report Form


Our mission

The University Safety & Transportation Department fosters a safe and secure environment for the university community through professional services in law enforcement, security, crime prevention/education, and traffic/parking with an emphasis on community policing concepts.


Hours of Operation

Our Radio Communications Center is open 24/7/365.  To report a crime or to request service, please call (417) 836-5509.  If you have an emergency, please dial 911.

Our business office is located at 636 E. Elm Street and is open Monday through Friday from 8am-4:30pm.  For non-emergency information, please call this office at (417) 836-8870.

Safety training and videos

Safety video: Shots Fired on Campus

This 20 minute video gives guidance for surviving an active shooter situation, and is an excellent resource on this topic. It is available to students, faculty and staff of Missouri State. You must enter your BearPass Login and password to access the video.

Watch the "Shots Fired on Campus" safety video

Safety and Transportation insignia

  • Missouri State Patrol Car
  • North Mall
  • Fall Leaves
  • Help with Move-In 2007
  • Graduates Holding Diplomas
  • University Seal
  • Aerial View of West Mall
  • Students Playing in the Fall Color
  • Students Exiting Shuttle Bus
  • Students Studying on Lawn

Safety videos: Crime Prevention and Personal Protection

This comprehensive set of videos were developed specifically for students on a college campus covers seven important topics relevant to safety on campus, including assaults, thefts, stalking and unhealthy relationships, everyday safety and travel tips, and common self-defense. Watch all of the topics, or any one of the seven chapters, each of which is less than 10 minutes in length.

Watch the crime prevention and personal protection videos

Bear Line Shuttle schedule and service

For Bear Line Shuttle schedule and service please visit our Bear Line Shuttle website.

Parking lot closures

For Parking Lot closings please visit our Parking website.

University open/close status

The University Open/Close Status is available online.