I sincerely hope that you take a few minutes to peruse the information that we have gathered. I believe that once you have an opportunity to do so you will see that we are an extremely well trained, well equipped full service Police Department who works on the Valparaiso University campus to provide the safest possible environment for our students, faculty, and staff. You will find that University Police Department personnel patrol our campus by automobile, four-wheel drive vehicles for inclement weather, bicycle, and foot patrols. We have numerous emergency telephones strategically located about the campus that ring directly to the Police Department. more...

Visitor/New Student
Student Employment
Helpful Information
Traffic Regulations

Valparaiso University Police Department offers several full and part-time employment opportunities. There are also opportunities for student employment within the police department. Need a campus job?


Law enforcement agency information concerning registry of sex offenders may be found at:

Porter County Sexual Offender Site
State of Indiana Sexual Offender Web Site
The Nationwide Sexual Offender Web Site


Contact Information

VU Police Department
816 Union Street
Phone: 219-464-5430
Fax: 219-464-5197

Bias Incident Report Form

This form is to report non-emergency bias incidents towards students. In case of emergency, please call 911. A bias incident is "an act against a person or property that is motivated, in whole or in part, by the offender's bias against race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or veteran/military status."