Emergency response

The UNB Saint John emergency number is 648-5675. If you reach a recording press "0" and a security member will answer.

Emergency Response Guide

Contracted Security

Campus-wide security is provided by an outsourced security company. Security members are on duty 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. They are willing to answer any questions or concerns you may have. Safewalk is provided to all students, faculty and staff. Call 648-5675 or email Security & Safety.

Campus Patrol

The Environmental Health, Safety & Security Department employs UNB Saint John students as Campus Patrol to assist the regular contracted staff with their duties. They patrol the buildings and parking lots Monday to Thursday.

The Campus Patrol office is located in the Athletics Centre. If you'd like to become a member of the Campus Patrol, please call 648-5911 or 648-5505.

Campus Patrol are on duty for:

  • Student socials and large events at which alcohol is consumed
  • Assisting visitors to the campus who are attending functions
  • Providing Safewalks

Security Pay Phone Line

All payphones on campus are connected directly to the duty security member's cell phone. No coin is required. Simply pick up the receiver and push the Security button.

We ask you to report any crime or suspicious activity as quickly as possible to:

  • Duty Security Staff: Security Dept. (648-5675 | email
  • David Gillespie: Environmental Health, Safety & Security Manager (648-5505 | 647-9358 | email)
  • Aaron Chisholm-Keith: Safety & Security Operations Supervisor (648-5504)
  • Campus Patrol (648-5911 | email)

Emergency Procedures Booklet

Active threat

Please note: This video is a simulation of a live active threat scenario and may be difficult for some to watch.