We have compiled a list of commonly asked questions, with answers to assist you with information on campus.
Yes. Campus police officers do have full police powers and are state certified. Their jurisdiction currently extends beyond the campus property to the entire State Of Indiana. Officers have the authority to write both campus and Indiana State Traffic citations.
Yes. The IPFW campus is staffed twenty-four hours a day by commissioned police officers with full police powers.
Yes. Call 260-481-6827 and give the dispatcher your location. The dispatcher will then send a police or safety officer to escort you to your vehicle.
Yes. The IPFW University Police Department is prepared to assist you with unlocking or jump starting your vehicle. Call 260-481-6827 if you need either of these services.
No. The IPFW police are not allowed to help change tires for liability reasons. However, we would be able to assist in calling a tow truck at your request to assist you.
All IPFW University Police officers are trained by the Red Cross in CPR, AED and First Aid. They will be the first to respond to your call for help and will contact additional medical personnel as needed.
Permits for parking in the "Staff" section of the lots are only for full and part-time faculty and staff of the campus. Students and visitors may not purchase these permits.
Yes. Parking meters are enforced from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
No. Not all "Staff" lots become student lots. Please refer to your rules and regulations pamphlet as to what "A" lots become student lots after 5 p.m.
To dispute a parking ticket you will need to stop by the IPFW Police Station and fill out an Appeals Form. This is the only way that you can dispute a ticket.
The IPFW Police Station is located on the IPFW campus at the north end of West Campus Drive. West Campus Drive is the main entrance to the campus off of Coliseum Blvd. It is a one story building located at the rear (dock area) of the Liberal Arts Building.
A free copy of your accident report may be obtained from the IPFW Police Station located on the IPFW campus.
There are four places for you to check to see if your item has been found. The IPFW Police Station 260-481-6827, Helmke Library 260-481-6505, Kettler Information Desk 260-481-6880 and Cole Commons located at Student Housing 260-481-4180.