University Police Department

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Pardon Our Dust

In order to better serve and protect our Bobcat Community, the UPD website will be under construction this summer. Pardon our dust as we reorganize our website. Our resources are still available.

If you need assistance:

If it is an emergency please call 911.

TXST Emergency Call Box

UPD is here 24/7

Call us at 512.245.2805 or if it's an emergency call 911. Explore other resources for connecting with UPD
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UPD serves an integral role in campus life as the university's main provider of safety and security for our faculty, staff, students, and visitors. We are dedicated to maintaining Texas State University's legacy as a healthy and enriched educational environment.

UPD Department Policies

Learn more about UPD policies that work to ensure we are keeping up with current best practices.

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