The Department of Public Safety

Our purpose is to serve and protect the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Ferris State University. To further the academic pursuits of FSU in two ways: actually keeping people and property safe and in helping to create an environment where people feel completely safe.

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Reporting Sexual Assaults Emergency Alert Messaging
Annual Security & Fire Reports Emergency Preparedness

Latest News

07/09/2019 - Parking System Upgrade & Parking Lot Closures: The parking office will be unable to process permits July 9, 10 and 11 due to a system upgrade. Click here for more information on the upgraded system and for a list of parking lots closing to accommodate an upcoming class. 

07/01/2019 - Public Safety Sets Student Parking Rates for 2019-20, Announces New Initiatives

05/03/2019 - Student Employee of the Year 2018-2019: Congratulations to Bailey Sargent on being selected as our 2018 - 2019 Student Employee of the Year. Click here to read the full news release.

03/06/2019 - Spring Break Safety Tips: The Department of Public Safety has compiled a list of safety tips for students. We encourage our students to read them before leaving campus this week. Click here for more information.

03/05/2019 - Spring Break Parking, Lot 54: Are you leaving for spring break, but your vehicle is staying on-campus? Click here for more information on where to park during the term break.



Contact Us

Emergencies: 911
Non-Emergencies: (231) 591-5000
Campus Crime Hotline: (231) 591-5900
Fax: (231) 796-0169

Annual Security & Fire Reports