Student Safety

The Department of Safety and Security aims to provide a safe environment on campus, including all residential areas. The Safety and Security department in partnership with Ulwazi Protection Services proudly provide a 24 hour security service that includes the following:

  • Access control entering the Campus and residences
  • Operational Control Centre & CCTV monitoring on Campus 24hrs/day
  • Issuing of access cards to staff, students and contractor workers
  • Reaction vehicles with supervisors patrols 24hrs/day
  • Case reporting, management and counselling to victims
  • Locksmith
  • Crime investigation
  • Medical Assistance: Campus
  • Ambulance Service
  • Special Events Management on Campus

 

Safety and Security department encourages students to report crime and emergency situations to the Campus Control Centre Tel: (012) 521-4139 / 4781 / 6100

Control Centre can also be contacted via the two way radio system, which is carried by all Security Officers.

 

Crime awareness:

  • Always be alert and watchful and avoid isolated/ dark areas
  • Lock your room and keep windows closed at all times
  • Switch off appliances when not in use
  • Do not lend you cellular or computers to strangers
  • Do not leave valuable items next to open windows
  • Report suspicious persons immediately to the Control Centre As Safety and Security department, we advise you to lead a balanced life, but always remember the reason for being at the University. We encourage you to abide by the University rules and regulations, and request your assistance in ensuring a safe University environment.