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Emergency Numbers

University Police

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To reach Police for Non-Emergencies: 412-624-4040

Visit www.police.pitt.edu for more information.

More than 500 emergency phones are available throughout the Pittsburgh campus. Many phones are located outdoors and identified by a blue light. Once the red emergency button is pressed on the phone, it will automatically register your location and connect you directly to University police.

Medical Emergencies

Ambulance required, from on-campus phone: 412-624-2121
Ambulance required, from off-campus phone: 911


Police/Fire required, from on-campus phone: 412-624-2121
Police/Fire required, from off-campus phone: 911

Physical Plant Emergencies

Between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.: 412-624-9512
After 5:00 p.m., call University Police: 412-624-2121
Maintenance Calls: 412-624-9512
Department Work Requests: 412-624-9512
Building Systems (Engineers): 412-624-9512


Trouble with Equipment Lines: 412-624-HELP (4357)
University Operators: 0

Transportation Services

Campus Bus Information: 412-624-8612
SafeRider, after 7:00 p.m.: 412-648-2255

Shuttle Service for Disabled Passengers

8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.: 412-648-7890

Environmental Health & Safety

Between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.: 412-624-9505
After 5:00 p.m., call University Police: 412-624-2121

Radiation Safety Office

Office Hours 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: 412-624-2728
Emergencies after hours: 412-647-2345

Pennsylvania Relay Service

TDD Only: 1-800-654-5984
Voice Only: 1-800-654-5988