on campus: 314-935-5555 off campus emergency: 911

About Us

Working together, building community

Our team of law enforcement professionals is here for you. We’re on duty 24/7, ready to help whenever you need us, wherever you are.

Our Mission

The mission of the Washington University Police Department is to work in partnership with our campus community to cultivate a safe learning environment by providing high quality police service to all in a fair, sensitive and professional manner, while promoting crime prevention awareness.​​

Our Vision

The Washington University Police Department will serve as the standard of excellence in higher education policing.

We achieve this vision through the selection and development of exceptional personnel coupled with the utilization of emerging technologies and effective strategies to safeguard our community.