Who We Are

Here at Security Services, we strive to provide a safe and secure environment for the campus community and university friends alike. Together, our professional and student staff create an office culture that embraces diversity and enables us to view the entirety of the Puget Sound community from varying and unique perspectives. As such, this allows for the most appropriate security response that our team can offer.

Our Mission

Security Services will ensure a safe and secure campus environment by maintaining a professional presence on campus and providing the highest quality of service to its constituents.

Our Vision

Security Services staff members excel and take pride in all areas of our work, understand their importance on campus, and are committed to the university's goals and objectives.

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Our Core Values


We use our resources appropriately and effectively.


We approach our responsibilities with vigor and with a positive attitude. We endeavor to make our work fun.


We make it happen and always strive to meet the needs of our constituents.


We attend to our well-being and rely on each other.


We are fair and open-minded and foster equilibrium between our personal and professional lives.


We reach out to others in need.


By working as a team, we are most effective. We rely on each other’s strengths and recognize individual achievements.


Constituents have confidence in us. We honor our commitments.


We understand our responsibilities and communicate them through our actions.

Constituents, Stakeholders, and Local Responders

  • Security Services serves students, faculty, staff, and visitors to the university.
  • Security Services works closely with the Tacoma Police and Fire Departments.
  • Security Services works cooperatively and collaboratively with Student Affairs staff.