Campus Police Office designated “Safe Place”

West Liberty University’s Campus Police office has been designated a “Safe Place” location. As a “Safe Place” location the Campus Police office provides a haven for individuals in need of a safe place to receive help. Campus Police are located on the lower level of the newly renovated Shaw Hall, on the main campus in […]

West Liberty Campus Police support Yellow Dot Program

Are you prepared? Do you have a treatment plan in place in the event of an automobile accident? Beginning April 10, the Yellow Dot program will become available to West Virginia citizens. The program is geared primarily to seniors with a medical condition or suffering from allergic reactions to certain medications, but people of all […]

Campus Police participate in 911 Cell Phone Bank

Unused or discarded cell phones may be the difference between life and death for some, and West Liberty University Campus Police have teamed up with the 911 Cell Phone Bank in an effort to distribute phones to people who may need to call 9-1-1 in case of emergency. Locally, unused or discarded phones may be […]

Suspicious Weapons

Suspicious Weapons 1.  Remain Calm 2. Do not draw attention to the weapons 3. Get help.  Contact Campus Police (*8021 or 9-911) 4. Do not agitate the potential attacker 5. Do not handle the weapon

Summer Safety Tips

Dress for the heat. Wear lightweight, light-colored clothing. Light colors will reflect away some of the sun’s energy. It is also a good idea to wear hats or to use an umbrella. Drink water. Carry water or juice with you and drink continuously even if you do not feel thirsty. Avoid alcohol and caffeine, which […]

Snow Safety Tips…

Below is a list of the dangers of snow shoveling: Risk of heart attack, especially those prone to it Hypothermia Strain on the body, particularly the back. To help avoid these dangers, people should: Strengthen and condition their (back) muscles. Consult their doctors before shoveling, especially if they are not active and have had heart […]

Welcome to the Office of Health and Safety

West Liberty University is committed to the safety and health of our students, employees, and any visitors to our campus. We know that having a Campus Police and a Health and Safety Department is the key to achieving safety success. We strive to provide for a safe campus that involves safety awareness by everyone on […]