Homecoming Parade Canceled
Due to the rain predicted, Saturday’s Homecoming Parade has been canceled. The 5K and 1-mile Fun Run will still begin at 6 a.m. on Saturday. The Panther Den and tailgate experience will still take place on Saturday beginning at 12 p.m. outside of the Jonas T. Kennedy Health and Wellness Complex. All indoor activities on Saturday will still occur as scheduled. Homecoming Schedule of Events »
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Campus Public Safety

Mission Statement

The Claflin University Department of Public Safety strives to provide a reasonably secure and safe environment for all who work, study and visit the University. It is important to realize that the Department of Public Safety is dependent on the cooperation and active participation of all members of its family and the community in reducing crime and creating a safe environment. It is our quest to protect students, faculty, staff and University property from harm and intrusion. The Department will provide educational and learning programs to enhance its preventive and proactive capabilities. We strive to be better than we were yesterday, ensuring a great Department of Public Safety for tomorrow.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Claflin University Department of Public Safety is to be recognized as a highly successful provider of safety and security services required to meet the needs of a progressive academic institution. We will understand the needs of our customers and exceed their expectations.

For a paper copy of any of these reports, please submit a request at spearson@claflin.edu.

Emergency Contact

Mr. Steve Pearson
Director, Department of Public Safety
(803) 535-5444
Fax: (803) 535-5329

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