Viterbo University is closed today. All classes are cancelled and only essential personnel are required to report to work.
Intruder or Hostage Taker
- If you are aware of a hostage situation, call 911 immediately. Provide information on individual’s features, clothing, and vehicle, building and location, and whether he/she is carrying a weapon or package, etc.
- Call Campus Safety at 3911 if using a Viterbo phone; 608-796-3911 or 608-780-1582 if using a non-Viterbo phone.
- If you are taken hostage, follow the instructions of the hostage taker. Remain calm. Treat the hostage taker with respect. Ask permission to speak, do not argue or make suggestions.
- Suspicious or questionable persons should be reported to the La Crosse Police Department at 911 or Campus Safety at 3911 if using a Viterbo phone; 608-796-3911 or 608-780-1582 if using a non-Viterbo phone.