Safety on Campus


OSU-Cascades is located on the campus of Central Oregon Community College. The COCC Safety and Security Department provides security services to the faculty, staff and students at OSU-Cascades. OSU-Cascades also consults with Oregon State University, Department of Public Safety on security matters

A safe and secure environment is made possible through each member of the OSU-Cascades community's involvement in crime prevention and sensible behavior.

In order to have a safe and successful OSU-Cascades experience, each person must take responsibility to recognize one's own vulnerability to crime and reduce risks through preventative action and cooperation with Campus Safety and Security.

News and Events

OSU-Cascades is part of the OSU Emergency Notification system and the Central Oregon Community College Emergency Notification System. Faculty, Staff and Students are strongly encouraged to enter their emergency contact information to be notified to in the event an emergency. Please visit:

New for Fall 2013

This Fall, AED's (Automated External Defibrillators) have been installed on the first floor of each building.

  • Cacades Hall - Located next to the main entrance
  • Cascades Graduate and Research Center - Located outside the kitchen

Feedback from the Community on Safety Issues

We would like to encourage the OSU-Cascades community to provide feedback for the OSU-Cascades Safety Committee on safety policies, concerns, or comments.

Please send us an email at, detailing your comment, location of safety concern (if applicable), and contact information so that we may respond to you. To see who is on the OSU-Cascades Safety Committee, please see Safety Committee link below.

Safety Links

Safety Committee

Campus Crime Report-Clery Act

Emergency Procedures Manual

Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OR-OSHA)

OSU Environmental Health and Safety

COCC Safety Committee

OSU Safety Procedures Handbook

Campus Crime Reports

OSU Report of Accident/Illness Form Instructions