Student Life

Campus Safety

At Palm Beach Atlantic University, we are committed to campus safety. We have a safety and security office located right on campus. Our state-certified officers patrol campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Our state-certified officers patrol campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Safety Tips

To help ensure your safety, PBA offers the following:

  • Keep your doors locked
  • Don’t open your door to strangers
  • Report strangers and suspicious behavior
  • Don’t prop open exterior doors
  • Avoid poorly lit, secluded areas
  • Don't travel alone
  • Stay alert
  • Convey confidence through your body language
  • Be aware of your surroundings

 Stay Informed

Click here to learn about RaveGaurdian, the safety mobile app we trust.

Click here for PBA ALERT.

Click here for parking updates.

Click here for more information on hurricane preparedness.

Our escort services at Palm Beach Atlantic University are here to make our students feel safe.

Patrol and Escort Services

Our 24 campus safety officers patrol the PBA campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week, via marked vehicle, bicycle and on foot. All of our campus safety officers are in immediate contact with a dispatcher or patrol supervisor via two-way radio, and have the ability via radio-phone to contact emergency services. 
Each campus safety officer is certified by the State of Florida, Department of State, and receives rigorous in-service training. Campus safety officers respond to all incidents on campus, and have been trained to handle all incidents in a prompt and efficient manner.

Twenty-two emergency telephone call boxes are located throughout campus, including main entrances to residence halls. Twenty-two emergency telephone call boxes are located throughout campus, including main entrances to residence halls. These call boxes may be used for on-campus calls and emergency calls to 911. The red Emergency Assistance button will contact 9-911, West Palm Beach Police, and is for extreme emergencies only.

Contact Us: If you have questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact us at (561) 803-2500. Our office is located at the northeast corner of Borbe Hall. 


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