Fall 2020 Update

Fall 2020 Update: Wright State University’s Dayton and Lake Campuses plan to return to teaching for 2020 Fall Semester on August 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses. Read more about our Right Here. Wright State. This Fall. plan.

Campus Life

Police and Campus Safety

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Available Services

The following are services that the police are equipped to provide to students, faculty, and staff:

  • Safety Escorts
  • Vehicle Unlocks
  • Vehicle Battery Jump-Starts
  • Tire Inflations

Please do not hesitate to call Mercer County Dispatch at 419-586-7724 or contact the Student Services front desk at ext. 0 or 419-586-0300 if you need assistance.

Essentials for Safety on Campus

  • Program the number for Mercer County Dispatch 419-586-7724 in your cell phone.
  • Know where emergency telephones are located on the campus.
  • Cellular phone, landline, emergency telephone, emergency call box, pull station and AED! All are emergency tools and can be used if needed.
  • Know where your cell phone works so it will be an emergency tool for you.
  • Record serial, model numbers, and descriptions of personal property.
  • Lock it when you leave it for apartments and vehicles.
  • Do not leave valuables in your vehicle.
  • Travel in pairs and use the best lit and most traveled paths.
  • Use a safety escort as necessary.
  • No alcohol.
  • No guns on campus (Including airsoft and paintball guns).
  • Active shooter incidents: Get out, hideout, spread out, and take out the shooter if there are no other options. Call out to notify law enforcement as soon as possible.
  • Report suspicious activity on campus at 419-586-7724.
  • If you feel it is suspicious, then it is suspicious.

Crime Prevention Programs

  • Sexual Assault Awareness
  • Active Shooter Response
  • Women’s Self-Defense Programs
  • Alcohol and Drug Awareness
  • Theft Prevention
  • Others upon request.

We are available to provide crime prevention and suppression programming at student organization meetings, in the residence halls, and to off-campus residents. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact Information

Officer Tyler Pottkotter
170D Dwyer Hall
7600 Lake Campus Drive
Celina, Ohio 45822

tyler.pottkotter@wright.edu
Dispatch: 419-586-7724
Office Phone: 419-586-0249
Fax: 419-586-0358
Wright State University Police Records: 937-775-4167

For additional information, visit the Wright State University Police Department website.

 


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