Campus Safety

Establishing a Safe Campus


Elgin Community College is committed to student success and keeping everyone safe. Our mission continues even during this extraordinary time. As we strive to improve people’s lives through learning, your health and safety remain our top priority. As our knowledge and understanding of COVID-19 evolve, our policies and ECC will update plans as appropriate and comply with state and local guidelines.

Campus Safety Tips

Tips to ensure your safety on campus or seek emergency assistance.

ECC Police Department


Trained and experienced experts at preventing crime and enforcing the law on campus to ensure the safety of the ECC community. Learn more about the ECC Police Department.

Firearms/Weapons Free Campus


All persons are prohibited from possessing firearms and/or weapons on property owned, leased, or controlled by ECC, including those persons with a valid federal or state license to possess firearms or weapons unless authorized by law or expressly exempted by federal or state law or ECC regulation. View firearms/weapons policy.