Contact Campus Safety

Zane State College places a high priority on the safety of its students and employees by providing a professional law enforcement service to the campus community. The college recognizes the importance of providing a safe and healthy environment in which individuals can pursue educational opportunities.

Whether on campus as a student, employee, or visitor, you can be confident that the Zanesville Campus Safety Officer is proactive and service oriented. Members of the campus are encouraged to report criminal activity or emergency situations to the Campus Safety Officer or the Facilities Management Office.

Click here for Emergency Procedures based on the situation.

Emergency Calls: 911 from any phone

Campus Safety Officer: 740.624.5612

Facilities Management Office:  740-588-1396

TIP: Save Campus Safety Officer phone number on your cell phone!

ID Card Building Access Control

In August of 2022, Zane State College expanded campus safety through implementation of an ID card access system for entering buildings.  Students, faculty and staff are required to have an ID card for entering buildings.  Each building will have a main entrance available for public access without the need of an ID card.  If you need an ID card, please visit the Information Technology Solutions Center located in College Hall room C221. 

Emergency Call Towers

the Zanesville campus is enjoyed by students, faculty, staff and our local community at all times of the day.  Zane State College campus has 7 emergency call towers installed throughout the campus grounds.  Each tower has a Red 911 button which when pressed contacts the City of Zanesville Police Department and a Blue information button, when pressed provide a recording of contact number for the Campus Safety Officer and the Facilities Management Office.

Patrol of Campus Property and Buildings

The Campus Safety Officer conducts vehicle and foot patrols of campus property and buildings. If you observe some type of questionable situation, please call an officer so they can check the area.

Safety and Crime Prevention Programs

The Campus Safety Officer and Facilities Management Department is concerned about the safety and welfare of all campus members and offers information regarding crime prevention and safety awareness programs thru various formats such as lectures, training sessions, and brochures.

Safety Escort Service

The Campus Safety Officer and Facilities Management personnel would be happy to safely escort you anytime you feel uneasy about walking alone. Just call and an officer will meet and walk with you to your campus building, classroom, or vehicle.

Lost and Found

Have you lost something on-campus or do you want to turn in an item you have found? Contact the Campus Safety Officer or stop by the Facilities Management office located in the Campus Center room T-480. Items will be retained and periodically disposed of in accordance with the Ohio Revised Code and departmental procedures.