University of Alberta

Protective Services

Responds to matters related to the safety and security of individuals on campus.

Service provides:

  • respond to matters related to the safety and security of individuals on campus


  • respond to calls of individuals at risk of harming themselves or others, suspicious people on campus, disturbances, break-ins, theft, vandalism / mischief, alarm response, harassment, fraud, mental health breakdown, and persons in need of general assistance
  • assist police, fire, and ambulance / Emergency Medical Services (EMS) with incidents on campus
  • provide education on crime prevention topics for students and staff
  • special programs include: lost and found, special duty services, Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED), victim and witness assistance, lone worker program, controlled goods program
  • Peace Officers who conduct patrols, general incident response, traffic safety enforcement, and enforcement of provincial Acts
  • Security Agents posted at various campus locations
  • Investigators who conduct Code of Student Behaviour investigations and threat assessments, including sexual misconduct¬†
Affiliation: Partnered with local police services.Key Provider: peace officers, security agents
Yes, Service targeted to individuals on campus including:
  • students
  • staff
  • faculty
  • visitors
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call
  • or drop in
  • visit website for lost and found information
In the case of an emergency, fire, or other urgent situation, call 911.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
780-492-5050 (24 Hour Main Line)
780-492-2943 (Lost and Found)
Web Site
English; French
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Includes: 
  • accessible parking on both levels
  • ramps
  • automatic doors only on second level
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Last Updated On
October 2, 2018
11390 87 Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2R5
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