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) 129. The Director of Campus Safety’s office is located in DCC 130.
The security can be reached Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am and 5pm at 217-854-5550 or at 217-854-3231 ext. 5550 (non-emergencies only). Emergency situations should be reported to 911.
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.