Public Safety

Public Safety


Faculty, staff, and students who dispute a fine have the right to request a review to the Director of Public Safety

Such appeals must be presented in writing, either by U.S. Mail or e-mail at, within (7) calendar days of the date of the offense. Include a copy of the summons (not the original) or summons number, along with your address, e-mail, and telephone number. You will receive a response within 14 days.

If dissatisfied with the decision of the Director of Public Safety, an appeal of the decision may be made in writing to the Dean of Administrative Affairs via U.S. Mail or e-mail, within (7) calendar days of the date of the Public Safety Director’s decision. The decision of the Dean of Administrative Affairs is final.

If an appeal is not filed within (7) days of the alleged violation, the fine must be paid before an appeal can be filed. Sustained appeals may result in the remission of all or part of any fines paid. If the appeal is denied, payment must be made within ten days of the date of the notification letter. Failure to pay the fine within ten days after an appeal is denied either in whole or in part may result in the penalties described under Enforcement.