Office Hours and Directions

The Campus Emergency Response Center

The UC Santa Cruz Police Department is located in the campus Emergency Response Center (ERC) next to the Women's Center.campus map thumbnail image


We are open for modified business hours, but our doors remain locked.

See below for details:

Records Office

Starting on 04/06/20, our modified business hours will be from 9:00am to 12:00pm Monday through Thursday. We will be closed on Friday.

Property Releases

Starting on 04/06/20, property releases will be by appointment only. Please call (831) 459-2231 ext. 5 to make an appointment.

Police Officers and Dispatchers are available 24 hours per day for emergencies.

To Campus

Maps and written directions to campus can be found at the UCSC Maps Site

On Campus

Legible, printworthy pdf version of campus map


To the Emergency Response Center (ERC)

Entering campus at the Main (east) entrance, proceed uphill along Coolidge Drive. Turn right at Carriage House Road (the first traffic light) and follow the blue signs that say "Police" to the end of the road. You will see the ERC building on your right and the Women's Center (Cardiff House) on your left. "A" permit parking is available in front of our building, as well as two 20-minute parking spaces.