Security and emergency

security vehicleSecurity Officers at Federation University Australia ensure a safe and secure environment for all our campuses.

Security Officers are employed day and night to respond to incidents, provide security escorts, patrol car parks and Halls of Residence, secure unlocked buildings, and provide assistance to students, staff and visitors.

Our Security Officers are licensed, and hold security and first aid qualifications.

The Security Co-ordinator can provide general advice, office and workplace security assessments, and training in diffusing difficult or aggressive situations.

Emergency contact numbers

Ballarat and Horsham - dial extension 6911 or call 5327 6911
- dial extension 333 or call 5122 6999

For non-urgent security issues

Ballarat campus - dial extension 6333 or call 5327 6333
Gippsland campus
- dial extension 6662 or call 5122 6662
Horsham campus
- call 5382 0560 or 0417 820 560


More security information

Emergency assistance posts

Personal safety - request an on-campus security escort

Report an incident or suspicious behaviour

Incidents and emergencies