Geneva College

Student Life

Security Department


The Security Department is located in the lower level of the Rapp Center. The department provides security 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Security can be reached via cell phone at 724-846-9632, office phone at 724-847-5678. The department is staffed by the Director of Security and nine (9) Security Officers. There is at least one (1) officer on duty per shift.

The Director of Security reports to the Associate Vice President of Operations and works closely with the Student Development and Residence Life offices to maintain a safe and secure campus. The director can be reached by phone at extension 5678. If the director is not in, any messages will be forwarded to his cell phone. The Director of Security conducts all criminal investigations and works closely with the Beaver Falls Police Department about college issues.

Security Officers perform, but are not limited to, the following duties:
  • Service calls for students, faculty and staff
  • Assistance during fire and medical emergencies
  • Patrol by both vehicle and on foot
  • Building and residence hall checks
  • Reporting of maintenance concerns to the Physical Plant
  • Escort service for students, faculty and staff
  • Parking enforcement

The Security Department maintains a close working relationship with all local, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies as well as the Beaver Falls Fire Department, Medic Rescue and the Beaver County 911 Center. All major crimes are reported and handled by the Beaver Falls Police department. Lesser crimes are handled by the Security Department and processed through the college judicial system.


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