Kennedy King College Security is staffed with over 100 security officers, the majority of whom are current or retired law enforcement or correctional officers. Your Safety and Security is of paramount importance at the City Colleges. Security Staff members take pride in offering high-quality campus safety for both Kennedy King College, the Dawson Technical Institute, the Washburne Culinary Institute, WYCC Channel 20.
If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by the Security Office, Room V-132, or call (773) 602-5148.
Emergency Alert System
In Case of Emergency
In Case of Emergency, press the Blue Button from any Security telephone to reach the Security Office. Call 9-911 from any CCC telephone to contact City of Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications for Police or Fire response. The Security phones are located throughout the main building. Emergency Phone Towers are located on the walkways near the parking garage.
Students, staff, and faculty members are encouraged to sign up for the CCC Emergency Alert System
to receive notification by City Colleges email, personal email account, mobile and home phone numbers, and/or text messages in case of an emergency.
The buildings are open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, and Closed on Saturday and Sunday. During holidays and breaks, the buildings are shut down completely unless prior arrangements have been made. Please notify Security if you are in the buildings at off hours or working in an isolated area.
City Colleges of Chicago Safety Statistics
For more information, visit the Safety and Security Office at one of the City Colleges of Chicago