A free accompaniment service for anyone travelling on or around campus at night
Safewalk is back in operation! Call us at 780 4 WALKME (780 492 5563) for a walk! Alternatively, you can fill in a form HERE!
Safewalk provides a safe and reliable alternative to walking alone at night around the campus community and beyond. Safewalk was also created to build the safest possible campus community. We serve the campus by walking clients and patrolling as a measure of crime deterrence while upholding a strict policy of non-intervention.
Safewalk is free of charge and is available to any member of the surrounding community—undergrads, graduate students, staff, faculty, and members of the public. Whether you don't like to walk alone after dark, or would just like some company on your trip, give us a call!
To use Safewalk, call 780 4 WALKME (780 492 5563), if no one picks up the phone, we're probably not on operation yet! If that's the case, please use our FORM to fill in information regarding your walk! Our dispatchers will send a two-person team to meet you and walk you anywhere within our boundaries. You can also approach any patrolling team on campus.
Had a walk already? Fill out our client post-walk survey!
780 4 WALKME
(780 492 5563)
September - April
Monday to Saturday -
7:00pm to 12:00am
Safewalk is closed Sundays, holidays, and all days the University is closed.
Please note, services are subject to closure in instances of extreme weather conditions.
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