University Police and Public Safety

The mission of the University Police and Public Safety is to work in partnership with our communities to create a safe and secure environment through education and enforcement.


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The University Police is the primary contributor to the safe learning and living environment of the campus. We accomplish our goals through partnerships, especially with students, that take an interest in reducing and preventing crime.


From bicycle registration to requests for trainings, check out tour Resources.

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Safety at CWU

The University Police provides police services to the Ellensburg, WA campus of CWU. Learn more about our department.

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Programs and Services

Learn more about the programs we offer to help keep campus safe.

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Crime Alert

View recent updates regarding Crime Alert.

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Medical Emergencies

Information on medical emergencies.

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Daily Crime and Fire Logs Available 24/7

The University Police Department maintains a Daily Crime Log of all criminal incidents.

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CWU Public Safety Building

1211 Wildcat Way (in the O-5 parking lot)

Patrol hours : 24 hours per day / 7 days per week

Front Office hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m - 5 p.m at (509) 963-2959

After hours & Weekends (509) 925-8534 - KITTCOM Dispatch



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