About Protective Services

We provide a positive university environment for students, staff, faculty and visitors by the prevention, intervention, and response to risks and emerging issues related to safety and security.

Commitment Statement

Through recognition of the diversity of students, staff, faculty and the public, University of Alberta Protective Services is committed to working together to meet the diverse needs of our university community. We will treat all persons with dignity and respect while remaining unbiased, non-prejudicial, transparent, accepting and accountable. We will commit to community safety, continuous education, development, community partnerships and a problem-solving approach. In doing so, we will instill public confidence and exceed all expectations of integrity, ethical standards, conduct, and professionalism


We will be the safest university in Canada and Protective Services will be leaders in safety, security and risk management.