ISU Office of Risk Management

As a service department, Risk Management provides consultation and resources to the university community with the goal of working together to minimize risk. Call 515-294-7711 or email

ISU Department of Public Safety

If you witness any suspicious activity, please call the department immediately at 515-294-4428; in the event of an emergency, dial 911.

ISU Office of University Counsel

The Office of University Counsel serves as legal advisor to the University and its various departments and oversees policy development for the University. Call 515-294-5352 for assistance.

ISU Confidential Hotline

Use of this reporting system does not replace an employee’s responsibility to report a crime or suspected abuse as outlined in the Reporting Responsibility policy. Individuals may use the ISU Confidential Hotline to report matters other than serious crimes, student misconduct, employee misconduct and discrimination and harassment. Crimes involving harm or violence should be reported directly to the Department of Public Safety to avoid further damage or endangerment to the public.

Iowa Department of Human Services Child Abuse Hotline

To report child or dependent adult abuse, please call 1-800-362-2178.