Department of Security

Primary Emergency Contact Telephone Numbers:

Chief of Campus Security

Branch Campus - 24 hours/7 days

When issues arise on campus that are not emergencies the Pennsylvania State Police may be called. Please notify Security. 



Stevens has five components to its security personnel services:

  1. Personnel who punch the electronic button system.
  2. Personnel who are responsible for the Main and Branch Campuses.
  3. Personnel who are stationed, at times, in each residence hall for safety purposes.
  4. Personnel who are stationed in the MAC.
  5. Personnel who conduct motor patrols between Branch and Main Campuses.

These personnel are hired to help protect you, the campus, and residence halls against intruders and possible damage or thefts. Please treat them with courtesy; they are working for you. Be prepared to show your I.D. card if requested by the guard. The security personnel are under the supervision of the Vice President for Finance and Administration.


In accordance with the Student Right‐to‐Know, Campus Security Act, College and University Security Information Act (Act 73 of 1988) and the Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act (CSCPA) a Crime Statistics report is available at and to provide both current and prospective students, faculty, and staff with information pertinent to security measures and crime statistics at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology. 

>click here to view Crime Statistics


The fire safety report contains fire safety policies and
procedures related to on‐campus student housing and
statistics for fires that occurred in those facilities.

>Click here to view Campus Fire Safety Reports<

>Misc. Information Information Sheets<


The College has an emergency notification system, called RAVE, that can email and text information about a College emergency directly to students. On the College’s portal for current students (, there is an application that allows students to enter information on how they wish to be contacted in an emergency.


There are licensed Registered Nurses on duty on Main
Campus and on Branch Campus as follows:

Main Campus Health Office
Contact: Melissa Meshey, RN
First floor, Brenner Hall
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM Monday‐Friday.


Branch Campus Health Office
Contact: Marianne Topka, RN
First Floor Branch Campus
7:30 AM to 12:00 PM Monday‐Friday

After 12:00 PM students should see the nurse on Main
Campus (see contact information above)

Student Right-to-Know Campus Security Act

In accordance with the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act, the institution is required to make readily available information regarding graduation rates and campus safety policies and procedures. Graduation information is obtainable from the director of assessments and accountability, while campus safety information is filed in the Campus Safety Office, the Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration, and the Office of Student Services. A log of all reported crimes with the names and addresses of those who have been charged in those incidents is available in the Business Office during normal working hours.