Police Department

UNCW's Safety App: LiveSafe

As part of UNCW’s continuous commitment to enhancing campus safety, the UNCW Police Department has spearheaded a partnership with LiveSafe, a security app that empowers both individuals and communities. LiveSafe can provide a mobile solution to simplify communication with the university. 

The LiveSafe app will not replace the UNCW Alert system. For more information about emergency communications at UNCW, please visit here.

 LiveSafe Features

  • Use your smartphone contacts to invite friends and family to “walk” (or drive) with you virtually
  • Place an emergency call to the nearest 911—no matter where you are
  • Reach UNCW Police via emergency call or text
  • Report an incident to a variety of campus offices
  • Access important resources like emergency procedures and the safety map
  • Report suspicious activity

Sign Up Today

Faculty, staff, students, parents, visitors and community members may sign up by following these steps:

  1. Download and install “LiveSafe” from Google Play or the Apple App Store
  2. Register the app with your phone number or email
  3. Add your organization by searching for “UNCW” and selecting “UNC Wilmington” if you are faculty, staff or a student or select "UNC Wilmington - Visitor" if you are a parent, visitor or other community member.


Get it on Google Play Available on the App Store