The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus Office of Campus Safety & Security captures multiple departments within one organization. This Office encompasses the Campus Police Department, Campus Security, Emergency Management and Environmental Health & Safety. A coordinated effort to manage all the risks and hazards the campus may face.

Campus Safety & Security is committed to enhancing the educational and working experience at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus by delivering services that protect life and property. Through partnership within the campus family, we build trust and enhance the quality of life for all students, staff, and faculty.

The departments within Campus Safety & Security are responsible for ensuring the university is prepared and capable of responding to all emergencies and issues that happen on our campus. Our partnerships help ensure that we have the very best resources available at all times.

The Campus Police Department is a certified state law enforcement agency providing professional police services and protection to the university community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Campus Security Officers monitors campus activities and supplements the Campus Police Department officers through monitoring of the campus CCTV systems, and foot patrol.

Emergency Management coordinates activities to protect, prevent and mitigate against; respond to; and recover from disasters and emergencies affecting the University.


TTY users please dial 711 for non-emergencies to be connected to the Florida Relay Service. Tell them you wish to dial 941-487-4210 to contact the Campus Police Dispatch Center.

Main Number: 941-359-4545

Administrative Fax: 941-487-4799

Dispatch Fax: 941-487-4210

Campus Safety Address

8350 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243
Room B131

Campus Police Address

5800 Bay Shore Rd
Sarasota, FL 34243

Mailing Address
5800 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota, FL 34243