What services does the UMUC Security Department provide? +

UMUC Security is your first point of contact for all security and safety related issues at Adelphi and Largo. Security is responsible for the safety and security of our employees, students, and guests as well as the assets of UMUC. Security works closely with the University of Maryland Department of Public Safety and all local authorities in maintaining a safe and secure campus.

Hours of Operation

Adelphi Inn and Conference Center: Marriott Loss Prevention is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Adelphi Administration Building: UMUC Security is staffed Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–7 p.m.

Largo: UMUC Security is staffed Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Security’s primary responsibilities include

  • Monitoring alarm and CCTV systems
  • Patroling the buildings, parking lots/garages, and surrounding grounds
  • Accessing control
  • Issuing staff and visitor ID badges
  • Maintaining lost and found
  • Setting up personal escorts
  • Preventing accidents
  • Documenting all security concerns, safety violations/hazards, and all out-of-the-ordinary occurrences

Security responds to

  • All medical and security-related issues and emergencies (officers are CPR/First Aid–certified)
  • Safety and security hazards
  • Suspicious activity, persons, or mail
  • Missing property
  • Reports of fire or smoke
  • Alarms and distress calls
  • Reports of injured or ill guests and employees

How do I contact the UMUC Security Department? +

Adelphi Inn and Conference Center: 301-985-7371 (ext: 1-7371)

Adelphi Administration Building: 301-985-7911 (ext: 1-7911)

Largo: 240-684-2911 (ext: 2-2911)

Emergency at any location: 911

Where is the UMUC Security Department located? +

UMUC Inn and Conference Center: West loading dock behind the Commons restaurant

Administration Building: Main security desk in the front lobby

Largo: Room 1101 next to the main security desk in the front lobby

How do I obtain an ID badge and key card for my office and work area? +

Department managers/supervisors or assigned security liaisons must officially request keys for their staff through the Security Department. ID badge and electronic key card requests can be made via e-mail to securitykeys@umuc.edu or by calling extension 2-2911. New employees will receive their badges and key cards at orientation. Forms and policies are available on the facilities management page on Engage.

Who do I contact if I need a door opened? +

UMUC Security is your first point of contact for all security and safety related issues at Adelphi and Largo. Security is responsible for the safety and security of our employees, students, and guests as well as the assets of UMUC. Security works closely with the University of Maryland Department of Public Safety and all local authorities in maintaining a safe and secure campus.

Hours of Operation

Adelphi Inn and Conference Center: Marriott Loss Prevention is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Adelphi Administration Building: UMUC Security is staffed Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–7 p.m.
Largo: UMUC Security is staffed Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–10:30 p.m.  

Security’s primary responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring alarm and CCTV systems
  • Patrolling the buildings, parking lots/garages, and surrounding grounds
  • Accessing control
  • Issuing staff and visitor ID badges
  • Maintaining lost and found
  • Setting up personal escorts
  • Preventing accidents
  • Documenting all security concerns, safety violations/hazards, and all out-of-the-ordinary occurrences
Security responds to:
  • All medical and security-related issues and emergencies (officers are CPR/First Aid-certified)
  • Safety and security hazards
  • Suspicious activity, persons, or mail
  • Missing property • Reports of fire or smoke • Alarms and distress calls • Reports of injured or ill guests and employees

Who do I contact if I need an escort to my vehicle or on the UMUC Adelphi campus? +

Marriott Loss Prevention and UMUC Security are available for escorts during their normal operating hours. At Adelphi, Marriott Loss Prevention is available to escort all UMUC staff from either building to and from their vehicles.

If you are traveling across campus, use the Campus Escort Service if you are walking by calling the Campus Police at 301-405-3555. The Police Auxiliary will dispatch an auxiliary officer to escort you.

To arrange for a shuttle ride, contact the Shuttle-UM service at 301-314-CALL (2255) or the Night Intra-Campus Transit Express at 301-314-NITE (6483).