A Kitchener man, 31, has been charged with voyeurism after using a cell phone to film students at the University of Waterloo campus.

Police say around 5 p.m. on Thursday the man, who is not a student, was seen recording video of unsuspecting females as they used a staircase.

The incident was reported to campus police and the case was then handed over to Waterloo Regional Police.

Police advise the public to be aware of their surroundings and if they observe suspicious behaviour, to contact them.