Health Emergency

Actions to Take

Remember, if you THINK you or someone else is experiencing a medical emergency CALL 9-1-1 immediately.

Actions to Take


Notify the University Department of Public Safety by calling 9-1-1 or 313-593-5333 or by activating a blue light campus phone.


  • Ask for immediate assistance
  • Location (building and room number)
  • Best entrance for responder to go to (someone should meet the responders)
  • Nature and extent of emergency
  • Your name the number from which you are calling


  • Follow instructions given by emergency personnel.
  • If you are trained, assist with First Aid or CPR.

Actions to Take: Mental Health

  • Contact the Office of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at 313-593-5430.
  • If it is an emergency, contact the University Department of Public Safety at 9-1-1 or 313-593-5333.