Campus Security | Cumberland University

Campus Security

Cumberland University Security strives to provide a safe environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors on campus. With a rotating staff of eight officers, we patrol campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and are always available to assist you by calling 615-476-3061. Cumberland University Security serves as the primary first responder to all emergency incidents on campus. Cumberland University Security also works in conjunction with local police, fire, and emergency medical services to resolve emergency situations on campus. We are committed to providing high quality service as an integral, respected and trusted part of the Cumberland University community.

How to Report a Crime

To report a crime: Contact Security at 615-476-3061 (non-emergencies), dial 9-1-1- (emergencies only), or use the Code Blue telephones located in the Residential Halls, Parking Lots or by some buildings. Any suspicious activity or person seen in the parking lots or loitering around vehicles, inside buildings or around the Residential Halls should be reported to Security. In addition, you may report a crime to the following areas:

  1. Vice President for Facilities and Infrastructure - 615-547-1255, Memorial Hall 110
  2. Dean of Students - 615-547-1387, Labry Hall 206
  3. Director of Counseling - 615-547-1397, Labry Hall 225

Campus Watch

Campus Watch is an anonymous tip line for students, faculty, and staff.  If you observe something that you feel needs to be reported (but you'd like to remain anonymous), just call 615-453-6333 and Cumberland University Security will follow up on your tip. As always, in cases of immediate emergencies, call 911.

Campus Watch