Mission and Values

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The University of San Diego Department of Public Safety is dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure living, learning and working environment in partnership with those it serves in a fair, transparent and respectful manner. We believe in working within the highest professional standards, while providing exceptional service to our University community.

Our Vision:

The Department of Public Safety's vision is to lead in all areas of professional campus safety practices; to effectively address the safety and security needs of its community, and to uphold the mission of the University by supporting an environment in which social, cultural, and academic values are free to develop and prosper.



We pledge to work in partnership with the USD community and do our best to provide for its public safety needs.

Commitment to Integrity

We will demonstrate honest, ethical behavior in all our interactions. 

Respect for People

We believe in treating all people with respect and dignity.