The Department of Public Safety in conjunction with University Communications is responsible for issuing timely warnings in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Act, 20 U.S.C. 1092(f). Timely warnings will be issued in response to reported crimes committed either on campus or, in some cases, off campus that, in the judgment of the University, constitute an ongoing or continuing threat to students and employees.
When a determination is made that a timely warning should be issued, the Department of Public Safety in conjunction with University Communications will take appropriate steps to ensure timely notification of the campus community. Timely warning notifications are disseminated via campus-wide emails under the 'emergency_notice' handle.
The warnings will include some or all of the following information: the date, time and location of the reported crime; a summary of the incident; a description of the suspect and/or vehicle, if available; and any other special instructions or incident specific safety tips. All timely warnings will be listed below:
Upon the confirmation of a significant emergency or dangerous situation involving an immediate threat to the health or safety of students or employees occurring on campus, additional notification options may include all or some of the following under the GC Alert system: phone voice call, text message, outdoor siren notification system, campus-wide e-mails, Bobcat Vision television postings, Alertus desktop alert or a posting on the main university site located at www.gcsu.edu.
For emergency assistance, please call
For non-emergency assistance, please call