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University Police

The Furman University Police Department is committed to maintaining a safe and secure campus, and our officers work hard to build relationships that foster mutual trust and respect. We also believe that we play an integral role in community education, teaching, training and leading by example.

We are located in Estridge Commons and are available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

For emergencies, dial 911
For non-emergencies, dial 864.294.2111
For parking, dial 864.294.2231

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Parking & Citations

Learn more about vehicle registration, designated campus parking areas, and how to pay a citation.

Register your vehicle

Bikes on Campus

The Furman University Police Department strongly encourages all students to register their bicycles and keep them locked on campus.

Register your bike
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Officers & Staff

Meet the men and women working daily to keep our campus community a safe and pleasant place in which to live, work and study.

Meet our team

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Weather, Warnings & Notifications

The Furman University Police, in partnership with the National Weather Service, monitor weather across the region and conditions on campus and provide the campus community with timely, accurate, and useful information in the event of inclement weather, or emergency situations on or near campus.

See our notifications

SafeRide Shuttle

The Furman University Police Department has established SafeRide shuttle services for use by students traveling around campus.

See the schedule
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From self-defense classes to campus safety information, stay updated on the latest news from University Police.

Stay updated

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Annual Fire Safety and Security Report

The Furman University Police Department conducts an annual review of the Security and Fire Report to ensure compliance with the Jean Clery Act and to provide information to students, employees, visitors, prospective employees and prospective students.

Read the report

Campus Security Authorities

The function of a campus security authority is to report allegations of Clery Act crimes to the University Police.

Campus Security Authorities
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Daily Crime and Fire Log

Furman University Police maintain a daily crime and fire log. This log contains information on crimes reported to the campus police, including the date of occurrence, the nature of the crime or fire, the general location, and the disposition of the incident. The daily crime and fire log contains entries for the most recent 60-day period and is available for viewing upon request at the University Police Department during normal business hours.