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Campus Safety

Campus Safety


It is the mission of Coker University Campus Safety to enhance the quality of life at Coker University by providing a safe and secure environment that is conducive to learning, and is consistent with the educational goals of this diverse institution, while building community partnerships that foster trust, mutual respect, and cooperation. Coker University Campus Safety strives to accomplish its mission while adhering to its core values of Professionalism, Integrity, Communication, Service, Respect, Loyalty and Duty.

To fulfill this mission, Campus Safety supervision is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its officers through continued training and supportive leadership. Achievement of this mission requires continuous training of campus safety officers, frequent re-evaluation of performance, patrol enforcement techniques and strategies and the collaboration, cooperation and support of the entire campus community.


Coker University Campus Safety is responsible for the safety and security of the campus community. Campus Safety; provided by Synergy Security Services, LLC, strives to provide a safe and secure environment while providing excellent customer service. They conduct patrols throughout the entire campus to include outline Coker properties and is available to assist the Coker community on a 24-hour basis. They are available to assist residents in reporting thefts, accidents, and fires. Additional services include providing emergency medical assistance, and late night escorts. Their office is located at 311 East Carolina Avenue. Coker officers do not have arrest powers; however, they work very close with the Hartsville Police Department.

Security can be contacted 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 843-383-8140 (on-campus extension: 8140).
For medical emergencies, please call 911.

Officers are trained in first-aid, CPR, and the use of the defibrillator.


  • Anonymous Incident Reporting Form
  • Maintenance Request Form
  • Employee Parking Permit Form
    All Coker employees are required to display a valid Coker parking permit at all times when using College parking facilities. Permits for the current academic year are required to be displayed by September 1st. If you have lost your permit, need an additional permit or have not yet registered your vehicle, please complete this form.