Report an Emergency

Emergency Medical, Fire, Police 

Call 911

  • Injury or Illness
  • Fire, Smoke, Explosion 
  • Violence, Threat


Security Threat  

Call Harvard University Police (617) 495-1212

  • Threat 
  • Violence
  • Report Crime & Suspicious Activity


Hazmat Incident 

Call Harvard University 24-Hour Operations Center (617) 495-5560

  • Chemical Spill
  • Hazmat Safety Concern


Report an Urgent Building Facilities Issue

Call Harvard University 24 Hour Operations Center (617) 495-5560

  • Unsafe Condition 
  • Flooding
  • Loss of Power
  • Utility Disruption 
  • Audible Alarms
  • Odors
  • Report breakdown of plumbing, electrical, Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning 


Fire Safety Procedures

Review the Emergency Exit Routes that are posted in the corridors of each building. Be familiar with the primary and secondary exit routes and the designated meeting areas for each building.


Non-Emergency Assistance


Phone: (617) 495-6565

Hours: M-F 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM


  • Pierce Hall, Office G3E, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA
  • 114 Western Ave, 1st floor, Allston MA