Security and safety on campus are coordinated by the Department of Security Services. The Security Office is located in the Cromer Center.Lenoir-Rhyne Security Officers:
- Assist members of the University community in emergency situations while making every effort to provide for their safety.
- Have responsibility for the protection of University property and enforce all University traffic rules and regulations.
- Strive to make the campus a safe place to live and work.
- Conduct foot and vehicular patrols of the campus community 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
Security Officers have no power to arrest or carry weapons. Security officers work closely with all law enforcement agencies. Local law enforcement agencies regularly patrol the adjacent streets, visit the campus, and provide assistance to campus security as needed. Suspicious persons or acts should be reported to Security immediately. Individuals should take responsibility for their own safety by taking caution while on or off campus.
Security Services: 828.328.7146
Federal Law requires Lenoir-Rhyne University to provide access to research the possibility of known Registered Sex Offenders in the area.
Campus safety and security is important to current and prospective members of the Lenoir-Rhyne University community. Because we value campus safety and security, and in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (the “Clery Act”), Lenoir-Rhyne publishes an annual security report containing crime statistics, security policies, and other security information.