Security and Safety, NWU

THE NWU

Security and Safety

The NWU is committed to ensuring the safety of all students, staff and visitors. Your personal safety is Protection Services’ top priority:

• Protection Services is there to protect human lives, property and buildings by providing efficient patrol services, doing crime prevention, investigating cases, protecting Very Important Persons (VIPs) and providing supplementary ambulance and fire fighting services.
• Protection Services can walk you to your vehicle after hours. If you would like to make use of this service, please call the General Security Enquiries number at (018) 299 2211.
• Designated members of staff are trained in first aid. They can be contacted by calling the emergency telephone numbers in operation on each campus and the Institutional Office.

You can also take some precautions by recognising and avoiding any potentially risky situations.

Safety and security at the:

  •  Institutional Office

Emergency Number: (018) 299 2211
During Office Hours: (018) 299 2215 
After Hours: (018) 299 2215  
SAPS: 10111 or (018) 299 7476/7477
Fire Brigade: (018) 293 1112
(018) 299 5347 (after-hours)   
Ambulance:   (018) 293 4574 
10177 (after-hours)
084124  ER2

LOCATION: Building F17, Potchefstroom Campus
 

  •  Mafikeng Campus

Emergency Number: (018) 389 2167/ 2331
During Office Hours: (018) 389 2167/ 2331
After Hours: (018) 389 2167/ 2331
SAPS: 10111
Fire Brigade: (018) 392 3333/ 5890
Ambulance:   (018) 392 3333/ 5892
10177 (after-hours)
083 124 ER2

LOCATION: Admin building A1, ground floor, Mafikeng Campus
 

  •  Potchefstroom Campus

Emergency Number: (018) 299 2211
During Office Hours: (018) 299 2215 
After Hours: (018) 299 2215  
SAPS: 10111 or (018) 299 7476/7477
Fire Brigade: (018) 293 1112
(018) 299 5347 (after-hours)   
Ambulance:   (018) 293 4574 
10177 (after-hours)
084124  ER2

LOCATION: Building F17, Potchefstroom Campus
 

  •  Vaal Triangle Campus

Emergency Number: (016) 910 3339
During Office Hours: x8103 short code / 082 665 4386
After Hours: 082 665 4386
SAPS: 10111 / (016) 910 9047
Fire Brigade: 10111 / (016) 440 1021
Ambulance:   10177 (after hours)
084124 ER24
082 911 Netcare

LOCATION: Building 1, Vaal Triangle Campus