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Providing a safe and secure place to learn and work

  • St. Petersburg College is dedicated to ensuring the safety and security of students, staff and visitors by providing quality services and information to help make the time that you spend at SPC safe and enjoyable.

    ImportantAnnouncement regarding Feb. 12 incident on Clearwater Campus
    On Feb. 12, an individual at the Clearwater Campus indicated an intention to harm himself. The incident took place in the lobby of the campus’ Administration building. Campus security was immediately available and stabilized the situation. Clearwater Police responded and took the individual into custody. No one was hurt during the incident. Read the full announcement regarding this incident. 
    ImportantFBI warns of email scam targeting university students
    In a Jan. 13 Public Service Announcement, the FBI alerted SPC to a nationwide scam targeting college students school email accounts recruiting them for work from home positions with fictitious companies.
    ImportantEBOLA UPDATE: CDC Response to 2014 Ebola in the U.S. and West Africa
    The first imported case of Ebola in the United States was confirmed on Sept. 30. Visit the CDC Ebola website to find out about prevention, risks and other up-to-date information.
    AnnouncementPrepare for hurricane season
    Now is the time to prepare for hurricane season and know where to find the latest updates from St. Petersburg College if a storm threatens. Learn how to receive text alerts.
    PhoneFor assistance, call Campus Security Dispatch:
    From a college phone dial extension 2560
    From cell or other phones dial 727-791-2560
    ImportantReview safety guidelines for active shooter on campus
    SPC wants to make sure you are prepared to respond quickly in the event of an active shooter situation on campus. Review safety guidelines now.
    Important Campus evacuation video
    Watch our video on campus evacuations to learn how to safely leave your classroom and campus.

    IN AN EMERGENCY --- Dial 911 

    For immediate emergency assistance, on all campuses (police, fire, medical) dial 911 and then call Security Dispatch at 727-791-2560.

    To anonymously report a concern or crime, email silentwitness@spcollege.edu. Learn how to report abuse of a minor.

    View other emergency contact numbers.

  • Access to St. Petersburg College campuses

    Members of the general public are permitted to use some campus facilities (when not in use by students). Classrooms and labs are restricted to students, faculty and staff. For security reasons, most buildings, classrooms and labs are kept locked when not in use. Refer to information on Emergency Numbers and our Emergency Response Guide for valuable safety and security information. View hours of operation for:

  • Lost and found is handled differently by each campus. Please contact your Campus Security office for lost and found items.


    Text YES to 684-53 to stay informed.