Escort Security Service
Escort Service Phone: 617-353-4877
(This number is on the back of your Terrier card.)
Office Phone: 617-358-3399
Hours of Operation
Every day: 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Weather or other emergency closings, University Holidays, Suspended Classes and Intersession:
The Escort Security Service does not operate if weather or other emergency conditions warrant the closing of the University or the delayed start or suspension of evening classes. The Escort Security Service does not operate during Fall Recess, Intersession, Spring Recess, and Summer Sessions.
Request an Escort by telephone by calling 353-4877
For more information go to the Escort Security Service website
Walking escorts are available to all students, faculty, staff, and University guests from one on-campus location to another. Two walkers are dispatched for each walk request and are equipped with a radio for contact with the supervisor or to call Boston University Police, a flashlight, their Terrier Card, and umbrellas, when needed. All staff may be identified by their uniforms – a red jacket from the Student Activities Office. Walking escorts do carry parcels or luggage.