Campus Security Policies
York University’s open campus hours are as follows:
- Sunday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
- Friday and Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
York University (YU) has contracted with Blue Knight Security in order to provide security and campus safety for the university. Security will be provided by Blue Knight on a regular basis throughout the week. The phone number where security personnel can be reached is 402-363-2640. A well-marked security vehicle will be making rounds periodically throughout the day.
Please contact security personnel when you feel that the safety of YU personnel and/or property are in question such as, but not limited to, suspicious activity on YU property, individuals who present with loud or aggressive behaviors, any form of violence or threats of violence, any form of property damage or threats to damage property, anyone who presents with a weapon of any kind, and if a personal escort is needed when feeling unsafe. If and when the university security personnel are not accessible, call 911.
Incident Reporting Procedures
Students, faculty, and staff at York University who observe or are involved in any crime or incident on campus should report it to 911 if appropriate and then contact someone in Residence Life staff or the Dean of Students as soon as possible.
A collection of incidents will be kept on file by the Dean of Students.
Important Phone Numbers
- Emergency :911
- Non- Emergency: (402) 363-2640
Road Conditions (Nov 1 through April 1): 511
Campus Security Emergency
- Office: (402) 363-5721
- Cellular: (402) 366-2657
Informational programs available to students and employees about crime prevention, campus security, and alcohol and drug abuse can be received from the Dean of Students or other local sources.