The concern for the safety of students and faculty is always given careful attention. Located at 32 Glen Road, in the Glennon Building, the Department of Public Safety is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The telephone number for emergency calls is 711 using an on-campus phone, 9-911 from off campus; the telephone number for routine business calls is (570) 484-2278. The administrative staff and the police officers are among the best in their field. The director and commissioned police officers are ready, willing, and able to help make Lock Haven University a safe, secure learning environment. All University police officers are courteous, helpful, well-trained, and have completed more than 750 hours of classroom and practical field training.
In terms of health services, Lock Haven provides free flu shots to all students, faculty, and employees, in addition to other medical assistance. The campus has an infirmary for anyone to come in and get help. The health center's hours are located on the Lock Haven website. For health-conscious students, Bentley Hall provides a healthy salad bar, wrap station, smoothie section, and other healthy options for students and faculty to enjoy.