Public Safety

We make public safety a priority at Loyola University New Orleans. It’s our mission to create a  safe and secure learning environment for every member of the Loyola community. Our team is on-call to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We provide emergency response, safety, and crime prevention services, as well as parking and transportation support to help maintain security and improve the quality of life for the members of our campus. 

For 24/7 immediate assistance, call 504-865-3434.

Press 1 - For any police, fire, or medical emergency

Press 2 - For any non-emergency (room unlock, motorist assist, escort, etc.)

Press 3 - For any facility or maintenance issue

Press 4 - For any parking or traffic citation related questions

Press 5 - For any shuttle service related questions

Press 6 - For any IT related issues

If you call from a cellular telephone, you will receive an immediate text message from our dispatch center, which will allow you to communicate by text with a dispatcher in the future for any non-emergency related issues (building access, unlocks, motorist assists, escorts, etc.).

LUPD Officer on Loyola Campus

Loyola University Police Department

LUPD offers an array of services that help maintain a safe and orderly campus environment. Our officers are highly trained and passionate about keeping the Loyola community safe. In addition to providing crime prevention education and support, LUPD provides bicycle safety, safety escorts, police details, and other police and auxiliary services to protect the Wolf Pack community.

Loyola Officer With National Guard Member

Emergency Management

From inclement weather to unexpected emergencies, Loyola’s Public Safety Department has systems in place to help students, faculty, and staff prepare for the unexpected. Communication is essential for emergency preparedness, and Loyola provides ongoing communication before, during, and after an emergency to keep everyone in our community informed and ready. Our emergency website provides resources for any type of emergency event and the latest messaging.

Parking + ID Services

Campus parking and Loyola ID services

Shuttle Services

On-demand and loop shuttle service

Contact Information

Loyola University New Orleans
University Police
6363 St. Charles Avenue
Campus Box 178
New Orleans, LA 70118-6143

Office Phone: (504) 865-3434
Fax: (504) 865-3454


Biever Hall, First Floor
Campus Map

After-Hours Counseling Services

Facing life's challenges is easier said than done. Loyola is here to help any time, any day. A professional counselor and a Residential Life Area Director are available to respond to after-hours emergencies 24/7 and can be contacted via LUPD at (504) 865-3434.