Department of Public Safety

For an EMERGENCY, dial 612-330-1717



Welcome to Augsburg College’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) website. DPS is an agency comprised of professional security officers and communications dispatchers. DPS offers an array of services including first response to emergency and non-emergency calls, report taking, regular campus patrols, an escort service, parking enforcement and services, keys/fob access controls, and Communications Center. We serve the Augsburg community and its guests 24-hours a day, 7-days a week to provide assistance in the most efficient and timely manner, while keeping in mind the safety and security for every one involved.

DPS is located in the Urness/Mortensen lobby (the two tall towers adjacent to I-94). Our number is 612-330-1717 (or 1717 from any campus phone).


Recent News and Announcements

ROCHESTER CAMPUS : February 2, 2016 – Afternoon and evening classes cancelled due to weather. For more information, visit

MINNEAPOLIS CAMPUS: February 2, 2016 – Classes are cancelled as of 6PM due to weather. For more information, visit