Public Safety > Emergency Preparedness > How to Respond to Violence on Campus
Through a constant vigilance, Public Safety strives to maintain a peaceful and safe environment for students, faculty, staff, visitors and neighbors, and to protect university property. Guidelines have been created to prepare the university community for threats of violence/ targeted violence on campus, including an active shooter.
One of the best ways to prepare for a violent event is to be well informed. Read DePaul's
Threats of Violence/Targeted Violence Guidelines.
Watch the video below to learn about the door barricade device installed in classrooms at Loop and Lincoln Park campuses. Campus Connect log-in required to view:
Watch the video below to learn about response options to shots fired on campus. Campus Connect log-in required to view: