The Orange Shield personal safety app is available to students, employees and visitors. Download Orange Shield in the Apple or Google Play store or go to safety.okstate.edu. In addition, OSU offers Cowboy Alert, an opt-in mass notification system for students and employees. Cowboy Alerts are issued during life-threatening situation and to announce closings or delays in the university schedule. To receive Cowboy Alerts login to your O-Key account.
The Safe Walk program enhances public safety on the Stillwater campus. Anyone may request a trained student Public Service Officer to escort them safely across campus.
In compliance with the Clery Act and for the education of the public, every year OSU compiles a report to educate the public on policy, crime prevention programs, safety information, and campus crime statistics.
OSU Police try to prevent and stop crime, but the best results come from a community effort. Please make sure you secure your belongings and lock your car, and if you see any suspicious behavior; report it.
While OSU makes enormous efforts to keep the public safe, crimes still do occur. These crime statistics are provided to inform and educate the public.