Carnegie Mellon University

The Carnegie Mellon University departments and services that support graduate student safety include:

University Police Department provides 24-hour campus patrol as well as crime prevention, registration of valuables and shuttle and escort services.  In an emergency call 412-268-2323.

Safewalk escorts are available to CMU community members who need to walk across campus during late night hours.

The Escort Service
gets CMU community members home safely by transporting them to the intersection nearest their residence. This service operates within a 1.5 mile radius of campus between 6:30pm and 6:30am.

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) provides a broad range of services to the university to promote the protection of its community. This includes training for Biological, Chemical, and Radiation safety as well as managing the environmental waste and recycling programs for our campus.
Resources for Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence
are available through Student Affairs and the Coordinator of Gender Programs and Sexual Violence Prevention



Alert Now Emergency Notification service sends voice and/or text messages to registered phones in the event of a campus emergency. All members of the Carnegie Mellon community are encouraged to register for the Alert Now Emergency Notification service.
University Police Department provides on-campus emergency response. In an emergency call 412-268-2323.

Emergency Medical Services
is an all-volunteer student-run quick response service. Calling 412.268.2323 dispatches Carnegie Mellon Campus Police and Emergency Medical Service, who are able to arrive on scene within minutes. Their website describes when to call.  In an emergency call 412-268-2323.

Counseling and Pyschological Services (CaPS)  provides urgent crisis intervention and emergency consultation to the CMU community. For emergency crisis support 24/7, call 412-268-2922.

 

The Carnegie Mellon University departments and services that support graduate student safety and well-being include:

University Police Department provides 24-hour campus patrol as well as crime prevention, registration of valuables and shuttle and escort services.

Alert Now Emergency Notification service sends voice and/or text messages to registered phones in the event of a campus emergency. All members of the Carnegie Mellon community are encouraged to register for the Alert Now Emergency Notification service.

Student Health Services
provides the same range of services that you would find in any doctor’s office. All enrolled students, pre-college students and visiting scholars may use their services.

Counseling and Psychological Services
addresses the mental health needs of the CMU community through a variety of services, including individual therapy, referrals, psychiatric medication management, and crisis support. All counseling center services are provided at no cost.

Wellness Resources
are provided by Student Health Services. These include wellness programs, nutritional education, alcohol/other drug assessment and referral, quit smoking support, and stress management consultation.

Athletic Facilities
at CMU include racquetball/squash courts, Wiegand gym, Skibo gym, lap and dive pools, weight rooms, cardio rooms, tennis courts, and Gesling Staduim track.

Fitness Activities at CMU include
Group X-ercise Fitness Classes, as well as an array of intermural sports