Southern Polytechnic State University

Graduate Academic Catalog 2011-2012

Emergency Locator Service

Emergency assistance in locating a student is provided by the Office of the Dean of Students (678-915-7374) during normal school hours, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The University Police Department provides emergency assistance in locating students on weekends and after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays (678-915-5555).

If campus security officials determine that a student (for whom a missing person report has been filed) has been missing for more than 24 hours, then within the next 24 hours they will:

* Notify the individual identified by the student to be contacted in this circumstance;

* If the student is under 18 years old, notify a parent or guardian; and

* In cases where the student is over 18 and has not identified a person to be contacted,

notify appropriate law enforcement officials.