How to Summon Assistance
The University Police Department is located on campus between State Hall and Hughes Hall. Persons needing EMERGENCY assistance at any time may call the University Police CommCenter by dialing 9-1-1 from any campus or residence hall telephone. General assistance can be obtained by calling 450-3111
Assistance can also be summoned by pushing the call button on any blue light emergency telephone located throughout the campus. The Dispatcher instantly knows the location of the caller and will ask what type of assistance is needed. The University Police Department’s lobby is open 24-hours a day. The on-duty Dispatcher is available to assist at the lobby window. A local access telephone and a library of free crime prevention, safety and health brochures are also available in the lobby.
The University Police Department provides assistance to stranded motorists such as jump starts, lock-out service, contacting a tow truck or transportation to a local service station. Students, faculty, staff, and visitors experiencing vehicle problems while at the University may contact the UCA Police Department, 24 hours a day, by calling 450-3111, or pressing the call button on any blue light emergency phone. A police officer will be dispatched to your location and will be happy to assist you.