At Drake, our first concern is for the health, safety, and security of every member of the university community and all campus visitors. We urge you to take full advantage of the services we provide, and we ask for your partnership in helping keep our campus safe and our community healthy.
call 911 first. Then, call 811 (on campus) or 515‑271‑2222.
Campus Public Safety—Information on security services and parking, tips for protecting your personal safety and belongings, emergency procedures, and our annual report of crime statistics. Also manages Drake's Bulldog Alert System and Guardian Mobile Application, which connect campus to real-time announcements of campus closings, security alerts, and much more.
Des Moines Police Department—Guidelines on all the department’s services and policies. To reach the Des Moines police for non-emergency reasons, call 515-283-4811.
Health Center—Information on hours of operation, services available, immunization requirements, insurance and fees, and more.
Counseling Center—Information on counseling services, psychological testing, workshops, and referrals.
Drake University Environmental Health and Safety—Policies and services on issues ranging from asbestos in the environment to the use of protective eyewear.
Title IX—Everything you need to know, including what constitutes sexual and interpersonal misconduct, steps for making a report, and who to contact.
August - Student-Guided Virtual Campus Tours
August 12 - Admission 101 livestream: Finding the Right College "Fit"
August 19 - Admission 101 livestream: The College Application Process
August 26 - Admission 101 livestream: Essay Writing
September 2 - Admission 101 livestream: Paying For College & Financial Aid
September 9 - Admission 101 livestream - Applying to the College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
September 16 - Admission 101 livestream: The College Transfer Process