Serving and Protecting the Seminary Campus and the Community

The Southwestern Seminary Campus Police Department is responsible for the safety and security of Southwestern Seminary and Scarborough College students, staff, faculty, and visitors. Campus Police Officers are sworn police officers commissioned through the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE).

SWBTS Police Officers provide special services unique to our campus setting. The department operates 24/7, 365 days a year. Professional Dispatchers in the dispatch center monitor the campus by means of closed circuit television and other alarm monitoring systems. SWBTS Dispatchers are equipped to ensure the dispatch of police officers and/or other appropriate personnel in response to calls for service.

Mission Statement

The mission of Southwestern Seminary Police Department is to serve and protect the campus community with professionalism, vigilance, and a servant’s heart. Dedicated and trustworthy at all times, we will continually strive to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with our God.

Contact Information

  • Campus Police number:  817-921-8888  (or 8888 from any campus phone)
  • Department Address: 2001 W Boyce Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76115 (Mathena Hall)
  • Email address:
  • Twitter: @SWBTSPolice

Additional Resources

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