In recent years, there has been a progression in the field of technology and electronics. Security Services have used these resources to prevent many crimes and solve countless criminal acts on campus.

Security Services have a Security and Emergency Technology Division with an expert understanding of McMaster's electronic security systems.

Security technologies currently in use on campus include 600+ CCTV cameras, card access systems, panic buttons, as well as a variety of other electronic security devices.

Electronic Security Installs -

    • If you wish to have a system installed and approved, complete this form
    • After your system has been approved, further details must be provided through this form

Camera System Installs -

    • Check out our CCTV Surveillance Policy here
    • If you would like permission to have a camera installed, download and complete this form and email it to Security


If you would like to learn more about technology or if you would like to have an assessment done of your area, contact Security Operations Manager at ext. 24281.