Emergency Information

Marquette University strives to provide a safe environment for members of the community to live, work and study. Marquette University Police Department and The Department of Campus Safety coordinates with the Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and other departments to provide safety resources and emergency response or assistance.

In ALL emergencies, dial (414) 288-1911 for Marquette University Police Department emergency response.

NOTE: Dialing 9-911 on a campus phone will connect you with the Milwaukee Police and Fire Emergency Management System. These agencies are not familiar with the specific campus layout. Dialing the Marquette University Police emergency line, (414) 288-1911 (on campus 8-1911) will allow police officers to respond immediately; the Marquette University Police Department will call 911 for EMS activation and response coordination.

The following numbers are provided for routine calls and non-emergency situations. Use of these numbers will provide a prompt response from the responsible department and keep the necessary lines free for emergencies. All calls to the Marquette University Police Department are voice and TTY capable.

Key Emergency Contact Information
Marquette University Police Department Emergency:
(414) 288-1911
(414) 288-6800
IT Services TechSquad (414) 288-7799
Facilities Services (414) 288-7043
Residence Life Facilities Staff (414) 288-7208
Environmental Health and Safety Concerns (414) 288-8411
Risk Finance and Insurance/Claim information (414) 288-1552

Marquette University Police department has developed an Emergency Procedures Guide  which is a quick reference guide for responding to a variety of campus emergencies. Additional copies of this guide are available from the Marquette University Police Department or contact the Department of Environmental Health and Safety and the Office of Risk Management.

The university maintains a Critical Incident Management Plan to address large scale emergency situations, and various committees and departments have knowledge and training to manage crisis situations that may occur in the campus area.

If you are unsure of what you need to do in your building, please contact the Marquette University Police Department at (414) 288-6800.