The University of Pittsburgh Police Department’s main phone number ― 412-624-2121 ― will be affected for up to 5 minutes as it transitions to a new service provider between 7 and 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17.
If you call the Pitt Police during the 5-minute transition and are not connected, please hang up and dial 911. The University’s Emergency Notification Service will remain operational throughout the transition.
A maintenance announcement has been posted to the University’s IT Service Dashboard (status.pitt.edu). It will be updated when the transition begins and when it is complete. After the transition, the Pitt Police Department’s phone number will be able to receive calls as it always has.
Please contact the 24/7 IT Help Desk at 412-624-HELP (4357) if you have any questions regarding this announcement.