Public Safety

The role of the Department of Public Safety (DPS) is to work toward ensuring the safety of all individuals while on campus and provide for the security of all properties of Skyline College.


Public Safety Contact Information:

  • Phone: (650) 738-7000

Location & Hours

Located in Building 6, Room 6-106, regular office hours are:

  • Monday – Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


The AlertU Emergency Text Message System enables college administration to send emergency information by text messages to cell phones on a subscription basis. To receive college alerts, go to After you click Submit, you will receive a text message asking you to Reply Y to complete the sign up process. Unsubscribing is easy. Simply text STOP to 253788.