NTU Safety & Security

NTU Safety and Security

Contact: 505.786.4345 or 505.340.7444

NTU Security provides services to the campus community with the focus on maintaining a safe environment where you can study, live and work. Security regularly patrol campus, are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and they enforce all NTU policies, regulations, ordinances, laws and will issue citations as necessary for parking violations. They work with the Navajo Nation, County, State and Federal Law Enforcement Officers

Emergency Numbers

  • Police Department
  • Public Health Services
  • Fire Department
  • 505.786.2050
  • 505.786.5291
  • 505.786.7385


Skyhawk Safety Alert
NTU uses a multi-faceted campus notification system for emergencies, weather alerts, and for notifying the campus community of events which may threaten the university's ability to conduct regular activities. Navajo Technical University encourages the campus community to sign up for the Rave Alert system. In the event of an emergency all registered member will receive an alert. The service is free and setting up requires only a few simple steps. Register HERE

Safety Tips

  • Enroll in "Skyhawk Alert" to receive important safety notifications in the event of a campus emergency
  • If you are a victim of a crime or witness suspicious activity, call NTU Security immediately at 505.786.4345 or 505.589.4482
  • Avoid walking alone at night. Make arrangements to walk in groups and in well-lit areas
  • Take advantage of NTU's security escort service between 4pm and 7am by calling their number (505.786.4345 or 505.589.4482)
  • Walk purposefully, look confident and trust your instincts. Be aware of your surroundings and don't be distracted by cell phones, iPods or other electronics
  • Never leave your property unattended in public places
  • Lock all doors and close all windows when leaving your dorm or car, even if you're only going to be gone for a short time
  • Remove anything from your car that may look valuable to a thief
  • Have keys ready when you approach your car. Check the car for intruders
 before entering and lock your door immediately after getting into your car
  • Secure your bike or motorcycle when leaving it unattended. Use the U-shaped high security lock whenever possible
  • Never post private or compromising information to social networking sites
  • Avoid situations where you could become the victim of sexual assault

Emergency Response Plan
The NTU Emergency Response Plan (EMRP) provides specific directions and guidance on how the campus community will function and cope during extreme campus and community emergencies. The NTU EMRP was approved by the NTU Board of Trustees and implemented in August 2007.

Crime Report
The NTU Security Department reports crime statistics in order to keep track of campus violations. Listed below are statistics of crime on NTU campus.


NTU Annual Crime Statistics



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