Patrollers Benefit University

  • Alert Campus Police about unauthorized building access at night.
  • Alert Campus Police about vandalized vehicles.
  • Alert Campus Police about traffic accidents.
  • Alert Campus Police about firearms on VSU property.
  • Escort students to their vehicles at night.
  • Keep fire lanes and roads clear for emergency vehicles.
  • Assist with parking at sporting events, business functions (meetings), and dormitory move-in day and assist campus police with occasional traffic congestion.
  • Give directions to on and off-campus facilities & maintain an orderly campus environment for vehicles.
  • Keep parking lots clean and freshly painted.
  • Discard unsightly litter from around campus.
  • Issue parking citations for infractions
  • Remove vehicles from campus when needed
  • Responsible for installing and maintaining all traffic signs on campus
  • Responsible for the maintenance and cleaning of office vehicles
  • Advice customers of businesses to call when locked out and vehicle is broken down.
  • Assist shuttle bus operators with necessary re-routing
  • Assist plant operations grounds crew by not allowing vehicles to park on the grass
  • Enhance creative thinking through technological upgrades/downloads on handhelds.
  • Assist parking appeal committee & Advisory committee with suggested recommendations and supplying information regarding parking citations.
  • Introduce brainstorming ideas to challenging concerns derived from university colleagues.