University Police

Employment Opportunities

The University of Toledo Office of Public Safety employs nearly 100 police officers, security officers, dispatchers, civilian staff, and student workers. Information, including job requirements, pay, and benefits are listed below.


CLICK HERE for the Law Enforcement Officer Career Brochure 
The University of Toledo Police Department
National Testing Network Link: 

The University of Toledo Police Department (UTPD) is announcing the recruitment of qualified professionals for the position of University Law Enforcement Officer (ULEO). Recruitment for this position will create an active eligibility list for current vacancies and for any future positions that may become available.

All testing must be completed on or before: August 15, 2018. Should the candidate be unable to meet this closing date, you may still complete NTN testing and will be considered for the next position opening.

In addition to NTN testing, all candidates must complete the NTN Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ). You may access the PHQ through your NTN candidate account.

Salary Information: $48,806 to $49,638 (starting annual salary depending upon shift assignment). Up to $62,773 after four years of service upon reaching Senior Patrol Officer status. 

Physical Fitness Examination:

A physical fitness examination will be administered to candidates who successfully complete the NTN examination based on ranking and the number of position openings. If you are selected for this examination, you will be notified by electronic mail of the date and time of the examination.

Testing will take place at The University of Toledo Transportation Center (University of Toledo Police Department Building) - 1515 South Towerview – Toledo, Ohio 43606. The Transportation Center is located by the south entrance of the University off of Dorr Street between Secor Road and Douglas Road; please park in Lot 27-C. Detailed directions to the campus as well as a campus map are available on our website at

Candidates should wear comfortable clothing conducive for physical fitness testing.  No candidate will be permitted to participate in the physical fitness examination if his/her physician release form for the examination is not completed by his/her physician. Click here for the physician release form. 

Graded Exercises and Minimum Requirements (
Practicing for the fitness examination is highly encouraged)



Push-Ups (Unlimited)


Sit-Ups (Timed One Minute)


One Repetition Maximum Bench Press

.61 Ratio (body weight multiplied by .61)

300 Meter Run

64.7 Seconds

1.5 Mile Run

15:14 Minutes

Fitness Results:

Fitness Examination test results will be known by the candidate at the conclusion of the physical fitness examination. Upon completion of this examination and based on ranking, you will be notified of the next phase of the ULEO selection process.

ULEO Overview and Selection Process Phases 

Click on the following link for more information: University Law Enforcement Officer

POLICE DISPATCHER (Part-Time / 30-Hours)
CLICK HERE for the Police Dispatcher Career Brochure 
The University of Toledo Police

Direct Application Link: PENDING

Candidates must be 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or equivalent; have excellent public relations skills; have 4 months training and/or experience as a radio dispatcher with like duties for law enforcement agency; ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and to read and write simple sentences; and must be eligible for certification to access information from law enforcement databases. The starting pay range is $15.88. The application deadline for this position is 5:00 PM, Tuesday, July 10, 2018

To view full posting requirements and to apply please visit Online applications only. UT is an EEO, AA Employer and Educator.


Candidates who meet minimum qualification criteria will be asked to review and complete both the Candidate Literature Packet and the Candidate Personal History Questionnaire.  

1. 'Candidate Literature Packet (Review, print only required sections and return with 'Personal History Questionnaire')

2.  ‘Personal History Questionnaire’ (Review, print, complete all sections and return)
*Note: The ‘Personal History Questionnaire’ should be completed entirely with no omissions. Should a section of the questionnaire not apply to you, denote this by ‘DNA.’  

3.  The ‘Personal History Questionnaire’ should be submitted via U.S. Mail or in person on or before July 10, 2018 by 5:00 PM / EST. If submitting via U.S. Mail, please address to Lt. Brett A. Weaver at the below listed address. Additionally, any questions may be directed to Lt. Weaver at (419)530.2599 or


The University of Toledo Police Department
Attn: Lt. Brett A. Weaver
2801 West Bancroft Street - Mail Stop 207
Toledo, Ohio 43606.3390 

Police Dispatcher Overview and Selection Process Phases 

Click on the following link for more information: Police Dispatcher

Student Employment Opportunities  

The Office of Public Safety employs students in many roles, including Rocket Patrol (parking enforcement), Night Watch (student escorts), and various clerical positions. Wages range from $8.10 to $9.10 an hour.

Click on the following link for more information: Student Employment


Last Updated: 7/13/18