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For questions not handled in this FAQs section, please review the Public Safety policies and documents (located below), or contact the office at 251-380-4444.

The Public Safety offices are currently located on the east end of the Rev. Gregory F. Lucey, S.J., Administration Center.
  • Room 024:  Director of Public Safety & Security office
  • Room 022:  Patrol/Environmental Compliance office (patrol officers and the environmental compliance officer) 

Yellow :  Resident student parking for Toolen Hall, O'Leary Hall, and Mobile Hall
Teel:   Resident student parking for Skip's Place and Viragh Hall
Maroon:  Resident student parking for New Hall
Gold:  Resident student parking for Walsh Hall and Fairways Apartments
Green : Non-resident student parking only
Purple : Faculty/staff parking only
Blue : Handicap parking only

White : Visitor parking only

Red striping on curb : Emergency or service vehicles only 
Yes, all students, faculty, and staff must register their vehicles with Public Safety. The following information is required:
  • Vehicle Identification Information/License number and State of issue
  • Resident Students - $100.00 registration fee
  • Non-Resident Students - $100.00 registration fee
  • Graduate and Continuing Studies - $50.00 registration fee 
Registering your vehicle is easy through Public Safety's online registration form.
Spring Hill College does not require the registration of bicycles for parking on campus. However, anyone using a bicycle on campus is required to park it in an approved bicycle rack.  These racks have been placed at various locations on campus for the bicyclists' convenience.  Any bicycle found parked in a location other than an approved bicycle rack will have its lock cut and the bicycle confiscated and stored.
Not for visits of less than one (1) day. However, visitors who remain on campus more than one (1) day should contact the Office of Public Safety for special temporary parking permits to allow them parking privileges.
Yes. An appeal must be submitted in writing to the Director of Public Safety & Security (twarren@shc.eduwithin seven class days after the issuance of the citation. However, all student parking and traffic fines are to be paid within thirty days of the violation date, even if an appeal is filed. In the event that the appeal is granted, the citation will be canceled and fine payment credited to the student account.
Vehicle registration will begin July 6, 2015.

Security Reports
Crime Log (.xlsx, 28K)
2013 Annual Security Report (.doc, 2363K)
2013 Annual Security Report
There are no fires to report at this time (.docx, 12K)
2012 Annual Security Report (.pdf, 278K)
2011 Annual Security Report (.pdf, 258K)
Fire Pit Application (.docx, 29K)
Spring Hill College Medical Amnesty Policy 2015-03.pdf (.pdf, 139K)
Emergency Operations Plan (.pdf, 1270K)
Spring Hill College Emergency Operations Plan
Missing Resident Student Notification Policy (.pdf, 42K)
Procedure for reporting, investigating, and making emergency notifications regarding any currently enrolled resident student of Spring Hill College who is believed to be missing.
Fines (.pdf, 96K)
Campus Map (.pdf, 2503K)
Vehicle registration is required for all faculty, staff, contract employees, and student vehicles that are parked on campus. Individuals parking a vehicle on campus must complete the online vehicle registration form on the right. Following registration, decals and copies of parking and traffic regulations may be picked up at the Department of Public Safety Office.
Parking & Traffic Penalties, Fines and Appeals (.pdf, 24K)
Parking & Traffic Regulations (.pdf, 23K)
Crime Prevention
RAD Class (.pdf, 226K)

The Rape Aggression Defense System is a program of realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques. It is a comprehensive course for women that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands-on defense training.  RAD is not a martial arts program. 

Laptop Registration Program (.pdf, 45K)
Hide, Lock, Take Program (.pdf, 1990K)
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Click for the latest notifications and alerts from the department of Public Safety.
Latest new posting: 
On 1-18-2015 at 2:00 pm a SHC Student reported to the SHC SART that she had been sexually assaulted while incapacitated due to intoxication 1-18-2015 around 2:00 am in the Skips / Viragh Complex.
The appropriate investigations have been initiated and are in progress.
If you have any concerns about any incident please feel free to notify SHC Public Safety and / or SHC Student Affairs.
Department of Public Safety
Todd Warren
Director of Public Safety
251-380-3095 |
Ben Rodrigo
Environmental Compliance Officer
251-380-3009 | 
Mobile County Sheriff's Department
(251) 690-8700

Mobile Police Department
(251) 208-7211