The mission of the Columbia College Office of Campus Safety is to ensure and promote a safe and secure campus using a community-friendly approach that includes preventative patrols, conflict resolution, education and crime prevention.
Through continued vigilance, training, and innovation, we strive to continually provide a positive learning, living and working environment for the campus community.
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Campus Safety is responsible for enforcing parking regulations and managing parking permits on the main campus.
Vehicle registration and parking permit purchases can also be made at the Enrollment Service Center in Missouri Hall room 205. You must complete a paper form at time of registration. You will need to provide vehicle make, model, year, color, license plate number and state for each vehicle. If you have questions, please contact the Enrollment Service Center.
We are CC Cougars
C - Committed – We are committed to providing the Columbia College community with superior safety and security services.
O – Openness – We are an organization that will be open and transparent in all of our interactions with the community to help establish trust in our organization.
U – Unbiased – We are committed to providing safety and security services in a consistent manner and will ensure that all of our community members are treated fairly regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age and veteran status.
G – Guiding – We are an organization that will endeavor to guide our community towards safer practices in their daily lives including crime prevention and emergency preparedness strategies.
A – Accepting – We are dedicated to create an environment where all community members feel welcome and accepted regardless of their various identities.
R – Respect – We are an organization that treats everyone with respect and dignity.
S – Service – We are an organization whose mission is to provide exceptional safety and security services to our campus community by implementing best practices in our field.