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Safety & Security

Angela Hearts-Glass

Director of Security

Malcolm X College Security is staffed with over 50 security officers, the majority of whom are current or retired law enforcement or correctional officers. Your Safety & Security is of paramount importance at the City Colleges of Chicago. Security Staff members take pride in offering high-quality campus safety for both Malcolm X College and the West Side Learning Center.


If you have any questions or concerns, please stop by the Security Office, Room 1316A or call (312) 850-7168. 

In Case of Emergency   

In Case of Emergency, press the Blue Button from any Security telephone to reach the Security Office. Call 9-911 from any CCC telephone to contact City of Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications for Police or Fire response. The Security phones are located throughout the main building.  

Emergency Alert System  

Students, staff, and faculty members are encouraged to sign up for the CCC Emergency Alert System to receive notification by City Colleges email, personal email account, mobile and home phone numbers, and/or text messages in case of an emergency.  

Campus Hours  

The building is open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday by approved wriiten permission from your department head. During holidays and breaks, the building is shut down completely unless prior arrangements have been made. Please notify Security if you are in the building off hours or working in an isolated area. 


The Main Campus building entrance/exit is located off 1900 W. Jackson. Visitors may also enter/exit through the Wolcott (south) doors and Damen Street (south). The Satellite Campus building entrance/exit is located off 4624 West Madison.

For more information, visit the Safety & Security Office at one of the City Colleges of Chicago.  




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Contact Information

(312) 850-7168
(312) 850-7175
1900 W Jackson Blvd.
Room 1316A
Chicago, IL 60612
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Mon. - Fri. 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday   7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday     7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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​Additional Resources

CLERY Crime Statistics                   

Illinois Department of Corrections                   

Illinois Sex Offender Registry

Sexual Violence Awareness​                   

Sexual Assault Support                 

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