Security Assistants are student employees of the Department of Housing and Residential Life. The SA is responsible for late night security and admitting residents and guests into the residential colleges between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m.
Night Security Staff
Security Assistants are responsible for admitting residents and guests into the building between 10:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. You must present your ‘Cane Card to gain admittance to your building during these hours. Failure to show your ‘Cane Card may result in University disciplinary action being taken. The security assistant is trained to assist in emergency situations. If a problem occurs between midnight and 8:00 a.m., contact the security assistant by dialing the front desk phone number. The security assistant is able to directly contact both staff on duty and the campus police. Please assist the security assistant in his/her efforts by:
a. Always carrying your ‘Cane Card and your room key.
b. Presenting your ‘Cane Card and key to the guard upon request.
c. Informing your guests about UM policies and procedures. Be sure that your guest has a picture ID to present to the security assistant.
d. Always escort your guests onto and off your floor. Be sure that your guest has your phone number in order to call your upon their arrival.