NOTICE: Electronic scooters and skateboards are not allowed on WCC’s sidewalks and other areas around buildings. They can only be operated in the parking lots and on campus roadways in compliance with current state law. Click here for more information.

A Message from Chief Hilden

Chief Hilden

I would like to personally welcome you to Washtenaw Community College. The College’s Public Safety department is here to ensure a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

My team and I are committed to providing the highest level of customer service. We work closely with all members of the community to achieve this goal. Therefore I encourage you to follow this simple rule of thumb: if you see something, say something.

This website is meant to provide you with safety tips and resources. If you’d like to learn more about safety at WCC, please take a look at our mission, vision, and values.

Contact us

If you have a question or concern, please call 734-973-3411
(or extension 3411, if on campus) or email us:

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Our Mission

The mission of the Washtenaw Community College Public Safety department is to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive community. We will ensure the protection of each person’s constitutional rights and that all people are treated with equality, respect, and compassion so that they may focus on their educational development

Our Vision

Our vision is to be the leader in providing safety and service to our campus community. We will establish community relationships and partnerships in order to create a culture where safety is the responsibility of everyone. Our partnerships will foster trust, mutual respect, and cooperation with all members of the community. The Public Safety department will be integrated into the culture and a resource for everyone.