Emergency Phones-Environmental Health & Safety - Carnegie Mellon University

Police Emergency Phones

There are 217 police emergency phones located around campus. Without dialing, the caller is immediately in contact with the University Police. The location of the call is automatically recorded and response is immediate. University Police may also be reached by calling 412-268-2323, or dialing 8-2323 on any campus phone.

When you call give the following information:

  • Your location
  • The nature of the emergency, and
  • Be prepared to respond to the dispatcher's questions or instructions


In response to your call, the dispatcher will send police, fire or emergency medical personnel to your location as soon as possible.

CMU's emergency alert system notifies the university community when there's a significant campus emergency or weather event.

CMU ALERT Emergency Notification Service

Environmental Health & Safety
Facilities Managment Services
University Police

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