Public Safety & Institutional Assurance

Public Safety and Institutional Assurance serves the university through two vice presidential portfolios:

Through its assurance and public safety mission, the Office of the Executive Vice President for University Academic Affairs pursues IU's commitment to providing the greatest degree of safety for all members of the IU community, consistent with a university mission and environment, applicable legal and professional standards, and the available resources. OEVPUAA directly oversees the IU Police Department and university environmental health and safety and emergency preparedness functions, and it coordinates safety and security planning and operations in other university and campus offices. OEVPUAA also engages the entire university community in emergency planning and preparedness.

Contact PSIA

The best and most effective way to have your question answered is to direct it to one of the offices in our unit.

Environmental Health & Safety Management
Emergency Management & Continuity
Including questions related to IU-Notify.
IU Police Department
see university-wide contact information
University Information Policy Office
University Information Security Office

If you're still unsure where to begin, please contact us via email at and we will forward appropriately.

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