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Safety and Security

To contact campus security, dial 419-448-2211.

The Office of Campus Safety and Security is a support service, charged with enforcing Heidelberg University policies and regulations while maintaining a safe and secure environment for the campus community. The office is staffed with a full-time Director of Campus Safety & Security, three full-time Security Officers, one part-time Security Officer and Heidelberg University student officers.

The Office of Campus Safety and Security is staffed 24-hours a day seven days a week all year round and has a close working relationship with the Tiffin Police and Tiffin Fire & Rescue Division.

Campus Security Officers are not police officers and do not maintain legal authority to arrest individuals.

The university encourages anyone who believes a crime or violation of university policy has occurred to report it to either the Tiffin Police Department or Campus Security.

The office's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•  Securing campus buildings and facilities
•  Responding to any emergency on campus
•  Responding to and investigate any campus fire alarm
•  Registration of student, faculty and staff member parking permits
•  Enforcement of campus parking regulations
•  Providing student, faculty/staff escorts on campus
•  Reporting and responding to campus maintenance situations
•  Enforcement of Heidelberg University policies and regulations
•  Maintaining a safe and secure environment for the campus community

More information on Safety and Security

Safety & Security Staff

Jeff Rhoades, Director of Campus Safety & Security, Lead Title IX Investigator
University Hall C201
Campus Security Line: 419-448-2211 
Office Line: 419-448-2977

Rachel Huth, Senior Security Officer​

Grant Venema, Security Officer

Tom Wurm, Security Officer

Justin See, Student Security Officer

Daniel Peacock, Student Security Officer

Theresa Connors, Student Security Officer

Howard Marusa, Student Security Officer

To contact campus security, dial 419-448-2211.


310 E. Market St
Campus Center, Room 129
Tiffin, OH 44883
United States
Building: Campus Center
Office / Resource Type: Safety and Security
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Contact Phone:  419-448-2211

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