Campus Resources

In the event of an emergency, refer to MIT's emergency website ( or the emergency phone line (617-253-SNOW) for instructions and contact information.

MIT Police
phone 100, or 617-253-1212, Building W89,
In the event of an on-campus emergency, call MIT Police (100 from a campus phone or 617-253-1212 from a cell phone) for fastest response.

The MIT Police recommend that you program this number (617-253-1212 ) into your cell phone.

Dean on Call
Members of the Residential Life Programs staff are available to students for emergency assistance after hours [5 pm-9 am, weekends and Institute holidays]. To reach the Dean on Call for any reason, call MIT Police (100 or 617-253-1212) and ask for the Dean on Call.

Emergency Management and Preparedness
Environment, Health and Safety Programs 617-452-3477
Security and Emergency Management Office 617-253-8022

Medical Department
phone 617-253-4481, Building E23-189
Urgent Care 617-253-1311
Mental Health 617-253-2916
Emergency Care Information:
Influenza Information:

Pay Policies
For information about MIT’s pay policies during emergency closings or early release, see section 5-8 of the Human Resources personnel policy manual.

Emergency Information
on-campus: 3-SNOW (3-7669)
off-campus/cell: 617-253-7669

MIT Police
on-campus: 100
off-campus/cell: 617-253-1212

MIT Medical
on-campus: 3-1311
off-campus/cell: 617-253-1311

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