Campus Safety

The Department of Public Safety monitors campus safety at Lincoln University's main campus in Lincoln University, PA. In addtion to traditional police duties the Department offers Crime Prevention, Fire Safety, a K-9 Unit and Bike Patrol. The department also employs six Residence Hall officers.

Azikwe-NkrumahHall.jpgDepartment of Public Safety
204 Azikiwe-Nkrumah Hall
Lincoln University, PA 19352- 0999

Telephone: 484-365-8139
Fax: 484-365-8115

On Campus: 8139, 7211 and 7212



Our main campus is patrolled by armed, sworn Police Officers commissioned by the Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Education & Training Commission (MPOETC). Their authority is contained in Pennsylvania statutes 53 P.S. § 2162 - 71 P.S. § 646.1 and the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 1, Part A, Rule 103.

Our University City location is patrolled by trained security officers who are employed by an outside agency. They work in collaboration with building officials, Lincoln University's Department of Public Safety and the Philadelphia Police Department.

Our Coatesville location will be patrolled by the Coatesville Police Department.

The Department of Public Safety embraces an open door policy. Every member of the Public Safety staff is readily available to meet with any member of the University community to discuss a problem or concern they may have or to simply serve as an advisor on campus issues related to safety on campus. Please feel free to offer comments and suggestions to our attention.

On behalf of the entire department, remember our motto: