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Campus Safety

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Deer in the Rose Garden
An exceptionally safe campus

A Peaceful Oasis

Holy Names University’s hillside campus is a peaceful oasis, minutes from the thriving Laurel and Dimond Districts of Oakland. Personal safety and security of the entire campus community are of vital concern to HNU. We pride ourselves on offering an exceptionally safe campus environment.

2022 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
Be prepared

For life-threatening emergencies:

Be prepared to advise dispatch on the details of the emergency and call 911. If time permits alert the front gate at ext. 1600.

Report a Crime to the Oakland Police
HNU Emergency Line
Office of Campus Safety

(non-life-threatening emergencies)

3500 Mountain Blvd.
(510) 436-1234

The Office of Campus Safety


Campus Safety staffs HNU’s front gate and patrols campus 24/7. Members of HNU’s campus community may work with Campus Safety to handle on- or off-campus incidents, vehicle accidents, lost and found, first aid, counseling, emergency preparation, city resources, emergency training, animal control, special events, parking, permits, tickets, and appeals.

HNU Emergency Line (non-life-threatening)

(510) 436-1287

Campus Map

HNU Non-Emergency Line (contact the front gate)

(510) 436-1600

Care Team

Campus Safety Supervisors (non-emergency)

(510) 436-1287