Welcome to the Department of Public Safety
The Department of Public Safety at West Virginia State University is a full service law enforcement agency exercising arrest powers. Our staff is fully committed and dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure environment for our students, faculty, employees, and visiting public. The department consists of a Director and nine certified academy trained police officers, occasionally augmented by contracted security personnel that perform non-law enforcement functions. Public Safety Officers provide 24 hours per day, 365 days per year coverage. We are part of the Administrative Services area.
Thank you for visiting our Home Page. We sincerely hope you find its content informative and useful. If you desire additional information, please contact us at:
(304) 766-3353 or (304) 766-3181 - phone
(304) 766-5193 - fax.
Department of Public Safety
PO Box 1000,
Institute, WV 25112-1000
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org