Safety and Alerts

Campus Safety

Campus Safety Services promotes a safe campus environment with a 24-hour security presence on and around campus. Learn more about campus safety.

Emergency Phone

  • Main, Ambler and HSC: 215-204-1234
  • All other: 9-1-1

Non-Emergency Phone

  • On-campus: 215-204-7900
  • Philadelphia non-emergency: 3-1-1

Environmental Health and Radiation Safety

Environmental Health and Radiation Safety (EHRS) ensures the safe use of hazardous materials (radioactive, chemical, and biological) for the university. Learn more about EHRS.

Emergency Alerts

TU Alert is used to communicate information regarding incidents that occur on or around campus and are deemed emergencies. Learn more about signing up for TU Alerts.

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency situations can arise at any time and from many causes. TU Ready is Temple's emergency-management and continuity program. Learn more about how you can be ready.