Jacket Guardian is a new security service for the campus that transforms mobile phones into personal safety devices. It is Free to students, faculty, and staff. Be sure to sign up for Jacket Guardian using your GT email address.
- Jacket Guardian allows cellphone users to make an emergency call directly to the Georgia Tech Police Department (GTPD), allowing the GTPD respond more quickly.
- Jacket Guardian provides a proactive "timer" feature that allows students, faculty, and staff to specify how long it will take to complete certain activities and sends an alert to the police if the timer expires.
- Jacket Guardian allows you to submit anonymous tips along with pictures to GTPD dispatchers in the event you witness a crime or see something suspicious and you are not able to make a phone call at that moment.
If you need help, or would like more information, please send an email to