Safety Escorts and Night Safety

The UO campus night routes map help students navigate by the best-lit route.


  • University of Oregon Police Department, (P) 541-346-2919

General rules for use

For students, faculty, staff and visitors who may feel threatened or unsafe walking across campus, Safety and Risk Services encourages each individual to consider options before traveling alone. During evening or early morning hours, UOPD officers may be able to provide an escort from on-campus locations.

This courtesy service  is based on the availability of on-duty personnel. Call 541-346-2919 for information and availability. Ride reservations cannot be made. Both men and women are welcome to call. 

Information and Resources

Alternative Options

Safety Tips

  • Don't walk alone in the dark
  • Always be alert
  • Carry identification
  • Stay in well-lit areas
  • Avoid alleys and dark doorways
  • Know where emergency call boxes are
  • Use the Safe Ride service or a cab
  • Let others know where you are, where you are going, and when you will be home