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Ohio University Southern Emergency Procedures


Ohio University Southern addresses the matter of campus safety and security with the utmost seriousness. Security is provided on campus through a contact with the Ironton Police Department for officer foot patrol on campus during both select and random times of the day.

On-site security coverage is also provided jurisdictionally by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office . Additionally, faculty and staff on campus are trained in the proper response to various emergency situations that may occur on campus. 
First Responder Contact Numbers
In the case of an actual emergency, or if in doubt, contact the emergency numbers listed below:

Campus Phones - Dial: (9)-911
Cell Phones -  Dial 911

City of Ironton Police Department: 740.532.3525 / 740.532.3526 (Lawrence Co. Sheriff Dispatcher for Ironton Police Department)

Ohio State Highway Patrol: 740.377.4311