The University of Chicago’s Comprehensive Emergency Management Program outlines strategies to protect the life safety of University students, faculty, and staff, and to preserve University property and assets in the event of an emergency. The Emergency Management website is a resource the University community can use to receive information on how to prepare for emergencies and how to protect themselves from the effects of an emergency.

The links below identify strategies for public safety for different segments of the University community:

To report an emergency that may threaten the community, contact the University of Chicago Police Department:
123 (on-campus phone), or 773.702.8181 (from an off-campus phone).