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About the University Police

The Southern Connecticut State University Police Department has been in operation for over 25 years. We provide police services to the university population of over 13,000 faculty, staff, and students. There are approximately 3,000 students residing on the campus. Our campus is located in New Haven, Connecticut, on 150 acres, which include nine high-rise residence halls, 36 other buildings, sports fields, 12 parking lots, a 600-space parking garage, and a 450-space residence garage.

SCSU police personnel has increased to a present level of 27 police officers, which includes the chief of police, deputy chief of police, one lieutenant, four sergeants, one detective, and 19 patrol officers. There are also five dispatchers, one building and grounds officers, and 66 University Assistants. The university police also are responsible for the shuttle service.

The University Police Department is located in Granoff Hall on the residential life side of campus.

Phone Numbers


Physical Address

10 Wintergreen Ave
New Haven, CT 06515

Mailing Address

501 Crescent St
New Haven, CT 06515