Lobby Hours: Monday - Friday, 7am to 3pm.
Facility and Residence Hall Security Access
Most campus buildings and facilities are accessible to members of the campus community, guests, and visitors during normal business hours. Campus Safety Officers open and close buildings according to the schedule specified by building Manager. Building managers or department heads are responsible for submitting building opening/closing requests to the Office of Campus Safety no later than 3:00pm each Thursday.
The Office of Campus Safety will provide escorted access after normal business hours for the purpose of retrieving items. Unescorted access after normal business hours will be provided with the approval of the building manager.
Residence hall exterior doors are open during the day, but restricted to resident card-access in the evenings. All visitors must check in at the front desk of the residence hall.
Bike and Vehicle Registration
All vehicles operated on Andrews’ campus must be registered with the Office of Campus Safety. Vehicle registration requires the vehicle user to provide a valid driver’s license, current proof of insurance, and current vehicle registration for the vehicle being registered More information on registering your vehicle can be found on the Parking Registration page.
Bicycle registration is also required. To register your bicycle, bring your bike to the Campus Safety Office during business hours. A one-time fee of $5 per bicycle will be charged for each new registration.
This Office conducts campus security patrols 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, including residential buildings, academic buildings, administrative buildings, and recreational areas. Officers are always available to respond to any emergency.
Campus Safety Officers will provide night escort service to any student or University employee who does not feel safe in reaching their on-campus destination after dark. This service is only available for Andrews University students or employees and is only from one campus destination to another.
This escort service is not available on a continuous, long-term basis, but is available until a better means of personal safety for the individual has been established. Students should consider traveling in groups of two or more when at all possible after dark.
Vehicle Jumpstarts and Unlocks
Officers are available to unlock your car or give you a jumpstart. If you need this service at any time, call Campus Safety and an Officer will meet you as soon as possible.
Speed and Parking Enforcement
Andrews University has tasked the Office of Campus Safety to conduct enforcement activities for both speeding and parking violations on-campus. Enforcement is conducted through campus patrols, review of security footage, and use of speed monitoring devices. Violations will be documented and may either be placed on the vehicle (when applicable) or delivered via a University email account. Records are kept for review by the Citation Appeals Committee
Life Safety & Fire Code Inspections
The Office of Campus Safety is responsible for conducting inspections of University controlled property. Inspections are conducted in accordance with regulations adopted by the University, township, state, and federal government (such as NFPA, Life Safety, MIOSHA and EPA). Items out of compliance are reported to the area supervisor.
AU Crime Stoppers
Monetary rewards may be offered for information leading to the identification of persons responsible for specific crimes committed on campus. All information taken is confidential; you do not have to give your name. Call in your tip to (269) 471-3321 and you will be given a tip number with which you may claim a reward if applicable.