University of Northwestern Ohio

Safety Services

The University of Northwestern Ohio employs safety services for the safety and protection of all students and their property. The Safety Services Office has officers on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays.

Safety Services Contact

Phone: 419-998-3167

Mobile: 567-204-4418 (Text Messaging Available)

For these personnel to perform their duties in the best interest of all students, students must follow all University rules and regulations regarding proper conduct. Students should make themselves aware of these regulations by reading the Student Handbook.

Students are required to present their Student ID card for identification at any time upon request from any Safety Services Officer or University personnel.  If the student fails to comply with this policy, he/she will be subject to disciplinary action.

Services Available

  • Escort services
  • First aid services
  • Lost and found
  • Vehicle assistance (lock-outs and jump starts)
  • Engraving of personal items

Visitor's Policy

Visiting hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m., Sunday through Thursday, and 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m., Friday and Saturday.  All visitors must be 18 years of age. 

The following people must register with Safety Services when visiting the University dorms:

  • All commuting students
  • Non-students

The following people do not need to register with Safety Services when visiting the University dorms:

  • UNOH dorm students visiting other dorms on campus
  • Parents and grandparents

Visitors who need to register are required to leave a valid ID (such as a driver’s license) and sign a visitor agreement form.  The ID will be returned upon checking out of the dorm area.  Students are responsible for having their guests register with the Safety Services Office.  No overnight guests are permitted in the dorms.

Registration for Student Vehicles

  • All eligible students who possess or operate a motor vehicle on campus must register that vehicle with the Safety Services Office if they wish to use the University parking facilities.
  • Students living on campus may obtain one parking permit which entitles the student to a limit of one vehicle on campus.
  • Commuting students may obtain additional parking permits if circumstances warrant their doing so.
  • Parking and Parking permits are free.

Annual Safety and Fire Report (pdf)

Student Handbook (pdf)