Safety and Security
All SBU students and employees are encouraged to enroll in the SBU Alert program to receive emergency notifications from Safety and Security, Student Life or University Communications. SBU Alert will notify subscribers via text message and/or email as well as through the SBU website should there be the need for an emergency notification.
Reporting Emergencies / Telephone Numbers
To report an emergency, Call 911*. In a non life-threatening event, agencies may be contacted at the following numbers:
Police (417) 326-5298
Fire (417) 326-5252
Ambulance (417) 326-7000
Safety & Security (417) 328-1556
When calling 911:
- Stay calm. Speak clearly.
- Identify yourself, the location, and the nature of the emergency.
- Answer all questions in a quick and concise manner. * On some university phones 9 must be dialed first to obtain an outside line.
Mark Grabowski, director
1600 University Avenue
Bolivar, Missouri 65613