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Blackburn Campus Community and Safety Mission Statement

The Mission of Blackburn Campus Community and Safety is to promote a secure and safe learning, living, and working environment for Blackburn students, faculty, and staff. Our emphasis is to promote a safe campus through a community friendly approach that increases safety through the visibility of security personnel, preventive patrols, conflict resolution, and crime prevention programs. Campus Community and Safety works closely with local law enforcement and community resources to improve student safety. We strive to make every visitor of Blackburn Campus feel welcome, safe, and secure.

Campus Safety and Security Office Location

The Campus Safety and Security office is a part of the Student Life Office located in Demuzio Campus Center (DCC), Room 129. The Director of Campus Safety’s office is located in DCC, Room 130.

Security can be reached Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (217) 854-5550 or at (217) 854-3231 ext. 5550 (non-emergencies only).

Security officers can be reached 24 hours per day by contacting the security on-call phone at (217) 825-3042. If there is any emergency, please dial 911 for assistance.

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Annual Safety Report

We are pleased to present the 2014 Blackburn College Security Department Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. The report has been prepared to provide important information to the campus community as well as prospective students and their parents, as required by the Clery Act. Our top priority is providing a safe college community for students, visitors, faculty, and staff.