PHONE: (504) 568-8999
Established by Act RS:17-1805 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, the University Police function with full authority for the protection of the LSUHSC Community including students, employees, and property. It is further the responsibility of this office to uphold federal, state and local laws, University regulations, and to provide assistance, guidance and coordination in emergencies and unusual situations.
Orientation of all new students, faculty and staff, includes lectures on Health Sciences Center rules and regulations and on personal safety. Locations and telephone numbers of all University Police Centers are provided in student packets and handbooks.
To become a commissioned officer of the LSUHSC Police Department, Officers must complete and graduate from Police Officers Standard Training (P.O.S.T.) certification training.
Emergency Telephone Number
Call (504) 568-8999 to contact University Police.