9-1-1 Procedures

When to call 9-1-1 and campus security at 3310

  • Call 911 when life/property are in immediate danger
  • When you see smoke or a fire
  • When you see a crime being committed
  •  When rescue or emergency medical assistance is needed

When not to call 9-1-1

  • Never call 911 as a joke
  • Do not dial 911 for information, such as road or weather conditions, powers outages, or directions

How to call 9-1-1

  • Dial 911
  • Give the operator the nature of the emergency
  • Give the exact location and cross street
  • Give the telephone number from which you are calling
  • DO NOT HANG UP!