Why work for TSU?

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Founded in 1927, Texas Southern University is nestled upon a sprawl­ing 150-acre campus in Houston’s historic Third Ward and has served as a cornerstone for developing the greatest potential in leaders from various socio-economic, cultural, and racial backgrounds. Today, the Uni­versity serves more than 9,000 stu­dents from various ethnic back­grounds, along with nearly 1,500 faculty and staff from all corners of the globe.

Career Opportunities


Department of Public Safety

takes pride in the men and women serving the TSU community in partnership with other law enforcement agencies. Our beliefs are anchored in our core values of Integrity, Trust, Commitment, and Courage.


  • Competitive Base Pay
  • Paid Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance(Optional)
  • Paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Leave
  • Certification Pay
  • Hazardous Pay
  • Shift Differential Pay

Selection Process


All applications and resumes will be screened to select those who meet all of the minimum qualifications.

Qualified applicants will be invited to test. After passing the exam, ap­plicants will be invited to an oral board interview.

Depending on the score, candidates will undergo a background investi­gation. A conditional offer of em­ployment may be extended when applicants have a psychological assessment and drug testing.

Are you Up for the Challenge?