STUDENT SUCCESS SERVICES
Safety, Security and Health
Feel at home on campus.
The Saint Francis University community is committed to creating a safe and healthy environment that promotes learning while keeping your well-being a top priority.
Student Health Center
Onsite health and wellness services for both students and employees. All campus health and wellness services are provided through UPMC, MyHealth@School. The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is the region's largest medical provider. VISIT PAGE
Center for Well-Being
The Center for Well-Being helps students, staff and faculty build skills to effectively deal with life challenges. At the Center, you have access to individual counseling sessions at no cost to you. VISIT PAGE
Escort services are available to any student who does not wish to walk alone, especially after dark. These services can be arranged by calling University Police.
Security in Campus Housing
All of the entrances to our residence halls are locked and secure 24-hour a day using a swipe card system. Students may enter their residence halls using their Saint Francis ID card.
FULL-TIME POLICE SERVICES
Fully Trained, Professional Law Enforcement
24/7 - 365 Days
The department's primary role is to create a safe and secure environment by enforcing University regulations and state and federal laws as well as preventing, detecting, and investigating crimes. Officers work closely with local and state law enforcement agencies to provide the best service to ensure cooperation and assistance when needed by our students, faculty and staff.
Our officers are certified in First Aid, CPR & AED, and receive extensive training including annual Act 120 police training updates. Officers also provide educational programs, seminars, and materials to the University community on topics such as personal safety, fire safety, abusive relationships, sexual assault awareness, and drug /alcohol issues.
SAFETY PHONE NUMBERS
Making your safety our priority.
Cambria County 911 (Emergencies Only): 9-1-1
Crime Tip Number: 814-472-3996
Health Center: 814-472-3008
Loretto Borough Police: 814-472-8995
Magistrate Nileski, Cresson: 1-866-8879
Mainline Medical Center: 1-866-8161
Non-Emergency 911: 814-472-2100
Officer Assistance (Non-Emergency), On-Campus: 814-472-3360
PA State Police: 814-471-6500
University Police Department, Off-Campus: 814-472-3360
Easily Accessible Information and Statistics for Students, Faculty, Staff and Visitors.
All information is located in our University Police Department Office. A campus crime log is maintained detailing all reported incidents and is open for review to any person. Information on crimes that occur on campus is also provided to the Troubadour student newspaper for publication.
An annual report of all crimes is compiled and forwarded to the Pennsylvania State Police each January. Members of the State Police forward this information to the FBI for inclusion in the Uniform Crime Report (UCR).
*Saint Francis University has a certified safety committee. Questions or suggestions about safety should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Francis University is committed to fostering a safe and productive learning environment. The Saint Francis University Anti-Hazing Policy prohibits all acts of hazing within the University community. This policy follows the Timothy J. Piazza Anti-Hazing Law and applies to each act conducted on or off-campus if such acts are deemed to constitute hazing under this policy or Pennsylvania law.
Please click the link provided to view all incidents reported and found in violation of Saint Francis University anti-hazing policy for the past 5 academic years: