Health Sciences has its own security staff. It is backed up by the UW Police Department when necessary.

To Contact HS Security

  • Call the UW Police Department at 543-9331. They will forward a message to HS Security.

Security Duties

  • Lock/unlock selected exterior doors and classrooms.
  • Check on unlocked, unattended labs.
  • Check for open windows and small appliance left on.
  • Patrol outside perimeter of building.
  • Respond to emergency situations.
  • Watch for unusual/suspicious behavior.
  • Admit authorized people into Health Sciences space, who have forgotten they photo ID, key, and/or access card.


  • If you have questions about Health Sciences Security, contact Nikki Peters at 897-1696 or