In An Emergency
Determine if an emergency is occurring in your area. Get yourself to a safe location and call UVM Police by dialing 911.
911 from UVM Landline
If you dial 911 from a UVM phone (656-****), it will be answered by emergency dispatchers at UVM Police Services. They will be familiar with UVM locations and building names. They are equipped to alert Fire, EMS, and police resources. You can also reach UVM Police by dialing (802)656-FIRE (3473).
911 From a cell phone
If you dial 911 on a cell phone, it will most likely connect you to the closest Vermont State Police barracks. You should:
IMMEDIATELY identify yourself by saying, "I am at University of Vermont." The dispatcher can get UVM Police on the line to help you with your campus emergency. UVM Police knows the names of academic buildings and can assist you quickly. Vermont State Police will likely ask you for your street address.
Contact UVM Police 802-656-FIRE (3473) if you need advice or are uncertain who to call.