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


Records Office

Our business hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday. 

Phone calls will be accepted from 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday.

Property Releases

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.


For Correspondence:

Mail and packages can be delivered to:

UC Santa Cruz Police Department
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Our physical address is:

UC Santa Cruz Police Department
114 Carriage House Rd.
Santa Cruz, CA 95064