Campus Security

Campus Security Mission Statement

It is the mission of Campus Security to protect all members of the Hillsdale College community, including students, faculty and staff who seek a safe living and learning environment.

Emergency Contact Information

Mobile: (517) 398-1522
Office: (517) 607-2454

Contact Information

25 E. Galloway (open 24 Hours/365 days a year)
Phone: 517-607-2535
Cell: 517-398-1522
Business Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. M-F

Director: William K. Whorley
Office: (517) 607-2454 or (517) 607-2597
Cell: (517 398-0904

Download 2014 Security Report Here

Download 2014 Vehicle Use/Parking Policy Here

Description of Services

Security personnel respond to a variety of requests, and regularly patrol the campus residence halls, buildings and grounds. Part-time personnel serve as security advisors at properly registered events. Along with other Hillsdale College officials, the Security Department is responsible for enforcing Hillsdale College policies, rules and regulations. The Security Department works closely with all law enforcement agencies in the area when criminal incidents occur.

A variety of useful services are performed by Campus Security. They provide after-hours authorized admittance into academic buildings for students. When requested, they provide escorts for students to and from anywhere on campus after dark. Security reports and investigates incidents when students are the victims of a crime or in instances of violation of Hillsdale College policies and regulations. Security personnel are responsible for enforcing parking policies as well as vehicle registration. In addition, Security responds to fire alarms and supervises fire drills and tornado drills. They respond to

incidents such as noise complaints, weeknight or disruptive parties, and suspicious situations on campus and at off-campus housing.

Those who have questions regarding Hillsdale College’s Campus Security may contact the VP of Administrative Affairs, Richard Pewe at (517) 607-2518.

Emergency Policy

After calling the emergency numbers above, crimes should be reported to the Vice President of Student Affairs, (517) 607-2233 (office) or (517) 437-9426 (home). If necessary, report to a local law enforcement agency or fire department.

Students may report complaints to the assigned House Director or the Security Department’s secretary (607-2597 or 607-2535).