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Security Services

Your Safety and Providing Outstanding Service Are Our Priorities

Security Services

Your Safety and Providing Outstanding Service Are Our Priorities

Security Services

Your Safety and Providing Outstanding Service Are Our Priorities

Your Safety and Providing Outstanding Service Are Our Priorities

Su Seguridad Y El Brindarle Un Servicio De Excelencia Son Nuestras Prioridades En Skagit Valley College

Coming to Campus? Fill out a Check-In Form

Skagit Valley College campuses are currently closed and in Remote Operations. In an effort to more efficient support SVC employees, students and visitors who must be on campus, SVC Security has implemented a new check-in and check-out system for individuals who plan to visit SVC Campuses. The new system is required for all employees working on campus, all students attending approved courses on campus, and all approved visitors (e.g. vendors, contractors, etc.) visiting any campus. Please select the check-in option below that applies to you.

Information About Masks, Social Distancing, and Vaccines

  • SVC is operating under the Governor’s guidance for Higher Education.
    • Masks are required for anyone in buildings.
    • Six-foot distancing is also required.
  • Vaccinations are not required under the current guidance.

A Safe Place to Work and Learn

At Skagit Valley College, the safety of our students, employees, and visitors is our primary concern. The following information will inform you what SVC Security services are available to you.

SVC employs full-time Campus Security Officers and part-time Security Guards. These officials are non-sworn, non-commissioned college employees. Campus Security Officers and Guards work closely with local law enforcement and emergency responders to ensure the safety and security of all our locations.

Please review our Annual Security Report for more information about SVC crime prevention, fire safety, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures, and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus.

Notifications Issued Through SVC Rave Alert System

Skagit Valley College uses RAVE as our Emergency Notification System. RAVE is used to communicate with students and employees in the event of a college emergency, weather-related delay, or closure of a campus. The RAVE Alert system can send email and text message notifications directly to your mobile phone. You can learn more about the RAVE Alert system and how to sign up for additional notifications by visiting www.skagit.edu/getrave.

Mount Vernon Campus Security Office

Mount Vernon Campus Security personnel are on duty seven days a week. The Security Office is located in the Knutzen Cardinal Center, in room C-110. Security personnel patrol the campus regularly and can be contacted by phone at 360.416.7777. If you are dialing from a campus phone,  only dial the last four digits (7777). Additionally, there are six Assistance Call Boxes located in parking lots around the Mount Vernon Campus. Assistance Call Boxes enable instant radio contact with SVC Security personnel.

SVC Mount Vernon Campus Security provides the following services and assistance:

  • Unlocking/Locking building, offices, and classrooms
  • Jumpstarting vehicles with dead batteries
  • Vehicle lockout assistance
  • Providing directions/assistance to visitors/students on campus
  • Nighttime or anytime escorts to and from the parking lots upon request (dial x7777)
  • Enforcing all parking regulations
  • Enforcing all on-campus policies
  • Responding to all on-campus calls to 9-1-1
  • Facilitating response for police and emergency services as required
  • Maintaining a safe campus environment for all students, staff, and visitors
  • Managing the Lost & Found Program for the Mount Vernon Campus

Security Service for Whidbey Island Campus & Centers

On the Whidbey Island Campus, San Juan Center, South Whidbey Center, and Marine Technology Center, Campus Security personnel can be reached at 360.679.5383. The Security Office is located in Old Main (Building B) room 114. Not all of the Security services listed above are available outside of the MV Campus.

Lost & Found

SVC Security manages the Lost & Found program for the college. If you find something of value that you believe was lost by another person, please deliver it to the nearest Campus Security Office so we can attempt to return it to the rightful owner. If you lose an item, please contact us to see if someone else turned in your missing item.

SVC Incident Report Forms

Skagit Valley College uses the Incident Report Forms to receive, track, and record violations of college and campus rules, policies, and procedures. Reporting options can be found by clicking the button below.

Incident Reporting

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