Be Part of UC

Join the University of Cincinnati Police Division—Applications Are Now Open!

The University of Cincinnati Police Division is seeking:

  • Police officers who hold a current Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy (OPOTA) commission
  • Individuals who desire to be a police officer but have not yet been certified through OPOTA
  • Security officers

Join one of the nation’s leading universities and make a positive impact in the lives of others. UC Police Officers work every day to create a safe community, serving and protecting those who are poised to change the world.

If you are a problem solver who is passionate about serving your community, apply now to join an organization where you can train and grow.

UCPD officers stand with mountain bikes.
Officer Lance Long kneels next to K-9 Dozer.
A UCPD officer talks to students.
A UCPD officer stands on a segway.