Safety & Security

The safety and security of the Allen College campus is a top priority. The college works with UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital to provide security and services to the Allen College community 24 hours a day. 

Contact Information

 Campus Security Phone: (319) 235-3869 | Cell: (319) 240-7189
 College Administration Phone: (319) 226-2011 | Fax: (319) 226-2020
 Allen Hospital Switchboard Phone: (319) 235-3941
 Emergency On-Campus Phone: 911 or 9-911
 Emergency Off-Campus Phone: 911
 Waterloo Police Department Emergency: 911 | Non-Emergency: (319) 291-2515
 Waterloo Fire Department Emergency: 911 | Non-Emergency: (319) 291-4460

Report a Criminal Action or Other Emergency

Report all criminal actions and other emergencies occurring on campus. 

On campus phone: 911 or 9-911
Off-campus or cell phone: 911 

Call Security office at (319)235-3869 or officer cell phone at (319)240-7189. Security also notifies the state and local police agencies when appropriate and maintains records of all criminal offenses.

Annual Security Report

The Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act of 1990 requires colleges to collect, publish and distribute information concerning campus security and criminal actions on campus. This information will be provided to all current students and employees and to all applicants for enrollment or employment upon request.

Annual Security Report

Drug-Free, Smoke-Free and Weapons-Free Campus

Drug-Free/Smoke-Free Environment Policy

  • Allen College, in compliance with the Drug-Free Schools and Campuses requirements, prohibits the use, possession, or delivery of alcohol, illegal drugs and other controlled substances in the work/school setting.
  • Allen College prohibits the unauthorized use, possession or delivery of prescription drugs or medications in the work/school setting.
  • All UnityPoint Health properties, including Allen College, are tobacco-free. Smoking and other tobacco products are not permitted on the college campus including classrooms, lounges, cafeteria, elevators, corridors, sidewalks, patios, parking lots or any other areas of Allen Hospital or the Allen College campus.
  • Students are subject to disciplinary action by both Allen College and Allen Memorial Hospital, as a part of the campus, for infractions of these policies.
  • Detailed information, on Drug Free School and Campus requirements, is given to all students. Access the Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Policy.

Weapons Policy

Weapons of any kind shall not be allowed on Allen College property or clinical sites regardless of an individual having weapons permit issued by the State of Iowa or by any other jurisdiction. Read more.