Reporting Emergencies

Fire or Fire Alarm

  • You should immediately activate the building alarm system upon detecting a fire or visible smoke.
  • All Faculty, Staff, and Students must immediately report all fires, regardless of size (even if extinguished); smoke; or fire alarms on campus to UTHSC Police Department by dialing 448-4444. The Campus Police Department dispatches all emergency calls on campus. Some university buildings have local fire alarm systems that are not remotely monitored; therefore, it is imperative that someone notify the Campus Police Department of fires and fire alarms at 448-4444  as soon as it is safely possible.

Medical Emergencies

  • All employees may request an ambulance and medical assistance on campus by dialing 448-4444. The Campus Police Department dispatches all emergency calls on the UTHSC campus.

Bomb Threats

  • All employees may report bomb threats or the discovery of suspicious objects or devices on campus by dialing 448-4444. The Campus Police Department dispatches all emergency calls on campus.

Other Emergencies (stopped elevators, chemical spills, etc.)

  • All other emergencies on campus may also be reported by dialing 448-4444. The Campus Police Department dispatches all emergency calls on campus.

 

 

Contact Us

740 Court Avenue
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-4444
Email: utpolice@uthsc.edu