Special Services

As officers on a college campus, University Police provides special services and programs beneficial to a university community. 

  • Bike Registration & Locks
    Free registration. Free bicycle helmet and light for new registrants. Kryptonite locks sold at cost.
  • Residential Security Program
    The Residential Security Program provides protective services for University students residing in University residence halls.
  • Safety Escorts
    University Police can be called to safely accompany students, faculty and staff to campus destinations.
  • Shadow an Officer
    Students, faculty and staff eligible to accompany an officer on duty on a Ride/Walk Along.
  • Vacant House Check
    NUPD provides checks to vacant Evanston residences within the NUPD extended patrol jurisdiction (streets between Isabella Street to the north, Lake Michigan to the east, Lake Street to the south, and Green Bay/Asbury to the west), of NU community members during periods that homes are vacant. To request check please complete and submit the Vacant House Check form.
  • Other Services
    Communication Center Operations, Fingerprinting, Security Surveys and Motorist Assistance.