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Safety & Security

Ronnie DeVance

Director of Security

Olive-Harvey College Security is staffed with over 65 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 Olive-Harvey College and the South Chicago Learning Center.                   

If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by the Security Office, Room 1109, or call (773) 291-6348.                   

In Case of Emergency
In Case of Emergency, call the Security Office at (773) 291-6348, or 9-911 from any CCC telephone to contact City of Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications for Police or Fire response.    

Emergency Alert System
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.

Campus Hours
The building is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Closed on Sunday. During holidays and breaks, the building is shut down completely unless prior arrangements have been made. Please notify Security if you are in the building at off hours or working in an isolated area.     
For more information, visit the Safety and Security Office at one of the City Colleges of Chicago    ​​​​​​​​



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Contact Information

(773) 291-6348
(773) 291-6304
10001 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Room 1109
Chicago, IL 60628
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Mon. - Fri.  8a.m. - 10p.m.
Saturday - 8a.m. -   5p.m.
Closed Sunday

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​Additional Resources

CLERY Crime Statistics         

Illinois Department of Corrections         

Illinois Sex Offender Registry

Sexual Violence Awareness​         

Sexual Assault Support       

Seasonal Influenza (flu)  ​​​