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Campus Safety

Safety at Western Piedmont is everyone’s concern and responsibility. Campus Security urges all members of the community to participate in making the campus as safe a place to study and work, as possible.

If you are in immediate danger or require emergency medical help Dial 911. For Campus Security dial the Main Campus (828) 438-6000; Morganton Department of Public Safety at (828) 437-1211.

Be sure to opt in to the WPCC Messaging Service! This is a convenient way for you to receive voice, text or email messages about campus emergencies and inclement weather announcements. .

All personal injuries requiring medical attention should be reported to the Dean of Student Services in Hildebrand Hall or the Executive Vice President in Moore Hall. Students requiring first aid for minor injuries should contact the nearest college employee. First aid kits are provided in all buildings on campus.

WPCC promotes a drug free environment and supports this nationwide movement. WPCC is committed to maintaining such an environment for all employees and students.