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Security - UOW Wollongong Campus

Northfields Avenue

University of Wollongong 

NSW 2522

Nearest Cross Street: Irvine Street and Robsons Road 

UOW Security Office is located in Building 39 (eastern entry, opposite Kids Uni). Refer to map. Bldg 39 - UOW Security


Step 1: Dial Triple Zero, 000 for Police, Fire Brigade or Ambulance

Step 2:  Contact UOW Security on 4221 4900, or raise an Emergency Alert , a First Aid Alert or Help  call using SafeZone app, or dial #1 at any Security telephone.

General Contact

Contact UOW Security general support staff on 4221 4555 during session 7:00am - 11:00pm Monday to Friday or Out of Session 10.00am - 6.00pm Monday to Friday.

Outside the above periods your call may be answered by a third party call centre.

Alternatively, you may speak directly to an Officer on 0407 287750 or by mobile PABX on 42 216555.

Call Centre Support

All  telephones are supported by a third party call centre service. Please leave your name, a brief message and a contact number or your location where a Security Officer may meet you.
A Security Officer will respond to your call.

Example Messages:

"Security, could I have a safe escort about 9.50 pm. Collect me at Office G1050, Building 19. Please confirm Ext. 3995, Joan Smith".
Or, when there is not a contact number:
"Security, could I have a safe escort to Western Carpark. Meet me at 9.50pm, northern entry Building 40, Joan Smith."
(Please allow 10-15 minutes warning.)

Site Specific Contacts

UOW Security

General Contact: 4221 4555

Mobile Telephone: 0407 287 750

Fax: 4221 3287


Security Office:  Building 39 (eastern entry, opposite Kids Uni)

Security Telephones

Security Telephones

Security Telephones are easy to identify and are found in strategic locations external to buildings. They have blue lights fitted for night time location.
Security Telephones are provided to enable people to:

  • Call for assistance from Security.
  • Contact Emergency Services.
  • Arrange safe transport through the local taxi company.
  • Seek motor vehicle breakdown service through the NRMA.

Security Telephones enable direct contact to the following services (with this directory appearing at each telephone location):

Dial 1 Emergencies Only – University Security Ext: 4900
Dial 2 Emergency Services ‘000’ Police/Fire/Ambulance
Dial 3 University Security – Safety Escorts, Assistance or inquiries, Ext: 4555
Dial 4 Wollongong Taxi Service
Dial 6 NRMA Road Service
Dial 7 Fire Control Room – For use by Security and Fire Brigade only
Dial 8 Police Assistance Line (PAL) 131 444
Dial 9 Parking Attendant 7.30am – 4.00pm - Monday to Friday

Location of Security telephones

Building locations

Building 1 Southern side
Building 2 Eastern end, southern side
Building 3 Eastern side
Building 6 Northern side
Building 8 Southern side
Building 10 Kids Uni West side
Building 12 Uni Bar
Building 13 URAC
Building 14 Northern side courtyard
Building 17 Western side 
Building 19 Eastern side
Building 19 Southern breezeway
Building 20 Southern side
Building 25 Southern side - opposite Building 22
Building 25 Northern carpark entry
Building 28 Northern side
Building 30 Southern side
Building 31 Entrance Block A - Facilities Management Division
Building 32 Southern side
Building 39B Southern side
Building 40 Northern entrance
Building 41 Western side, Stage 2
Building 41 Western side, Stage 3
Building 67 Eastern side
Bus Bay Northfields Avenue

Carpark locations

South-Western (P3)
Northern (P5)
Multi-Storey Carpark - Level E (P1)
UniCentre - Building 1 (P8)
Western (P4)
Ovals (P7)

Last reviewed: 22 January, 2018

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Wollongong Campus Security


Ext: 4900
External: 4221 4900

General Enquiries & Safety Escorts

Ext: 4555
External: 4221 4555

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