Operating Status: Normal Hours

SafeWalk is operating under normal conditions, Sun-Thur from 11:00 pm – 3:00 am.

You may also call our dispatch line at (919) 962-SAFE(7233) and request a walk with our dispatcher on duty.

 *** If you cannot find a SafeWalker outside one library, please check the other, as we have teams stationed at both. ***


SafeWalk is a student-run, on-campus, university-sponsored organization created to increase nighttime safety for UNC students. A male-female pair of DPS-trained students will walk with you to your desired destination. Find out more information on the “About SafeWalk” tab.



How do I request a SafeWalk?
You have 3 options: 
(a) Click on “Request a SafeWalk” under the Main Menu (Temporarily Out of Service)
(b) Call (919) 962-SAFE(7233)
(c) Approach a SafeWalk team stationed outside Davis Library or catch them in between walks at any other various locations
When does SafeWalk operate?
Sunday – Thursday: 11:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
Which locations does SafeWalk serve? 
SafeWalk serves all on-campus locations and a majority of off-campus locations such as Granville, Greek housing, Franklin Street, MLK Blvd, Mill Creek Apartments, Townhouse Apartments, Rosemary Street, Cameron Avenue, McCauley Street, and many more. Call us if you are unsure if your area is covered.
Does SafeWalk cost anything? 
SafeWalk is FREE for all UNC students, faculty, and staff members.