All areas of the campus are monitored by the Security team, including CCTV and fire systems.

Security responsibilities include:

  • Foot and mobile patrol of the campus
  • Responding to all alarm activations
  • Manning of the security office
  • Out-of-hours point of contact
  • Provision of security advice to staff and students
  • 24/7 assistance on campus

Any queries or breaches in security should be reported to the Security team.

Submit A Request For Security

Request keys, new locks, officer attendance, booking of visitor parking etc.
» Security Request

Access to premises

Normal access to all premises is agreed with colleges and departments.

The University operates a Lone Working Policy which all students and staff should follow.

If you require out-of-hours access, please contact Security.

Getting in touch

On the Brayford Campus: the main Security Office is located in the Minerva Building. There is a second Security office in the Joseph Banks Laboratories.

At Riseholme Park: the Security Office is located in the Wordsworth Building.

For any queries or to report an incident, please use the following contact numbers:

Duty Security Supervisor/Brayford Security Control Room – 01522 886062

Duty Security Supervisor/Brayford Security Control Room Mobile – 07799261369 (only operational when land lines are out of service)

Brayford Security Control Room Reception – 01522 886073

Joseph Banks Security Office – 01522 887072

Riseholme Security – 01522 835355

Riseholme Security mobile – 07973 448235