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Campus Behavior Assessment Team (CBAT)

Campus Behavior Assessment Team (CBAT)

See Something, Say Something!

Report an Incident/Online Incident Report FormOSU-Oklahoma City’s Campus Behavior Assessment Team (CBAT) is tasked with investigating and evaluating campus threats, and other behaviors of concern, in order to apply appropriate strategies to manage such situations. The team is composed of OSU-OKC employees representing campus areas that include law enforcement, administration, student conduct, and faculty and staff.

The vigilance of all Cowboys is critical in maintaining the safety of the campus learning environment. If you See Something, Say Something! It is our collective duty to report safety concerns, even if concerns are perceived as minor. Please contact a CBAT team member for additional information or to report a concern.

Contact Team

  • In an emergency, call 911. OSU-OKC Security Emergency and after hours 405-945-9111.
    After business hours non-emergency, call OSU-OKC Security at 405-945-3253.
  • Email
  • Or notify a member of the team:

Kennedy Essmiller
Director of Academic Advisement

Kiel Pepper
Director of Safety and Security

Melissa Herren
Sr. Director of Human Resources

TerJuana Brooks
Director Student Life

Ross Duren
Health & Wellness Counselor


Call SAM (Student Assistance by Mercy)

CBAT Flier

NaBITA Threat Assessment Tool