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Community Service Officer Program

Learn about UCSD's Community Service Officer (CSO) Program.

The CSO Program employs only UC San Diego students and offers many safety-related services, including year-round campus safety escorts.

  • Call extension 4-WALK or (858) 534-9255 for a safety escort.
  • CSOs offer this service from sunset to 1 a.m. every day of the year. After 1 a.m., this service may be handled by other police department personnel.

In addition to serving as safety escorts, CSOs also:

  • Patrol parking lots
  • Lock up buildings
  • Provide additional security at campus events
  • Assist with medical emergencies

Future CSOs:

If you're a student and would like to be a CSO, contact Cpl. Nel Garcia, (858) 822-1130.


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