University Police

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register my vehicle?
Go to Submit the following information to receive a confirmation page: I.D. number (900#), physical and email address, license plate number, make, model, color, and year of vehicle. Print the confirmation page and bring it and your driver’s license to the Police Department (Bailey Hall Room 108).

Where do I pick up my decal?
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, your parking permit will be mailed to the campus/mailing address you provided through the Register Your Vehicle process. Decals cannot be picked up at the Police Department at this time.

How can I pay for a decal?
The fee can be paid by:

  1. Cash or Check at Student Business Services (Kent Wyatt Hall)
  2. Online with an E-Check, credit/debit card (fee of 2.75% is assessed).
  3. Charged to student account
  4. Faculty/Staff payroll deduction


What do I do if I get a ticket?
Ticket fees may be paid at Student Business Services with cash or online through my DSU services with an E-check or credit/debit card. Tickets not paid within seven days will double the amount charged. Appeals may be presented before the Student Court, but a $10 appearance bond must be posted when filing an appeal.

Can I get an escort across campus?
Yes. If you need an escort for official purposes on campus, call the Police Department at 662-846-4155 for assistance.

Are there safety and prevention programs on campus?
Yes. Safety on campus is a genuine concern of the Police Department. Crime prevention programs are available for all students, staff, and faculty. Some of the topics include but are not limited to personal safety and property security, alcohol and DUI awareness, drug abuse awareness, fire safety, and sexual assault/date rape prevention.

How do I report an offense or incident?
To report an offense or incident, call the Police Department at 662-846-4155. Provide as many details as possible, including the following: name, location, phone number, nature and location of offense/incident, and description of any person(s) or vehicle(s) involved.