University Police

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Police Department

242 E. 10th Street / Foundation Hall
Cookeville, TN 38501

If an emergency, contact 911, for other inquires, contact 931-372-3234.

Chief of Police

Tony C. Nelson serves as the Chief of the Tennessee Tech University Police Department.

The Chief of Police can be contacted at the UPD main office line at 931-372-3234 or at 931-372-3111 or by email at

Tennessee Tech University publishes a clear and appropriate statement of student rights and responsibilities. The Student Handbook includes a comprehensive list of these rights and responsibilities and may be accessed online as referenced in new student orientation. In addition, students may access policies related to their rights and responsibilities through Tennessee Tech University’s Policy Central page.

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