Campus Security

Campus Security is provided by Protect Security

The mission of Campus Security is to enhance the living, learning, and working experience at Jarvis Christian University by protecting life, maintaining order and safeguarding property. We fulfill this purpose by providing our community with a full range of services that meet the highest professional standards of campus public safety. We are committed to working with the community to define our priorities and build lasting partnerships. Our core values guide us in this mission.


We firmly adhere to the values set forth in this document and our professional ethics, as outlined in the Law Enforcement Code of Ethics. We expect every member of our department to uphold the highest ethical standards at all times.


We treat all members of the community and each other with courtesy, fairness and dignity.


We will continually develop our knowledge, skills and abilities to the highest levels possible to enable us to provide the finest public safety services to the Jarvis Christian University community. Our approach is based on a commitment to excellence, innovation and continuous improvement.


We value the opportunity to serve the community and will ensure that our conduct always merits trust and support. We will accept full responsibility for our actions and will take appropriate actions to meet community and professional expectations.


We are committed to enhancing public safety and increasing the community’s sense of security. We will work in partnership with the community to identify and solve problems that affect the quality of life on campus. We demonstrate our commitment to serve by placing the needs of others ahead of our own.


We recognize that individual and team contributions are essential to a high-performing department. By sharing insight and guidance and creating learning opportunities, we acknowledge that each member of our department makes a valuable contribution to our purpose and vision.


We are proud of our profession, our colleagues, our department and Jarvis Christian University. We recognize the sacrifices our members make to ensure the safety and security of the community. We will do everything possible to ensure all our members feel appreciated and duly rewarded for their contributions.

Campus Security can be reached at 903-730-4890 extension 2775

Parking Guidelines

  • All vehicles parked on campus must be registered with an approved decal visible
  • Parking decal must be displayed on front windshield above inspection sticker
  • All vehicles must remain on paved streets at all times while on campus
  • All vehicles must park in designated parking areas
  • All vehicles must have insurance coverage as required by the State of Texas
  • If any vehicle is not operable, the owner must notify security immediately. Failure to do so could result in a fine and towing at owners expense
  • While on campus speed limit is 10-15 mph
  • Parking and driving on grass is prohibited
  • Vehicles left unattended for more than 7 days will be ticketed and towed at owners expense
  • Reserved spaces must be honored

Click HERE for a Parking Permit Form

Jarvis Christian University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500, or visit for questions about the accreditation of Jarvis Christian University. To view PDFs, you may download Adobe Reader here.