• On-campus emergencies- dial 911
  • Non-emergency calls - dial 574-631-5555
  • SAFEWALK - dial 574-631-5555

NDSP is a service organization whose product is safety.
When you don’t know who to call, contact us for assistance.


Emergency Preparedness

policeline.jpg While emergencies can occur without warning and at multiple levels, the University must be prepared should an incident occur. Notre Dame is committed to the safety of its students, staff, faculty, and visitors. Therefore, rapid, effective, and organized response efforts and communication during an emergency are of paramount importance. The Campus Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan outlines policies and procedures for managing major emergencies.


Crime Prevention Tips

Watch the video Shots Fired On Campus: When Lightning Strikes

Watch the video Stay Safe on Campus

A new H.A.W.K. Pedestrian Crosswalk Beacon has been installed on Twyckenham Dr. east of campus. “Learn about how the H.A.W.K. system works.”:

CP home page graphic Notre Dame Security Police provides important services to the community, but nothing we do can replace your actions in maintaining security and safety on campus. Take time to learn about crime prevention and safety – for yourself and your fellow community members. Information and awareness are your best weapons against crime and accidents. Information in du Lac: A Guide to Student Life and a brochure, “How to be ‘Streetwise’ and Safe”, provide important strategies for promoting safety.

Learn more about Crime Prevention

Reporting Options

To report a crime or incident that is in progress, call 911 or 574-631-5555.

If you have information about a crime that has occurred on campus and you want to report it anonymously, please fill out the confidential Crime Stoppers form here.