Reporting an Emergency

If you become aware of an emergency situation on campus, dial (703) 284-1600 (ext. 1600 from a Main Campus or Ballston Center phone) to reach Campus Safety personnel, who can summon medical, fire, or police response.

In a life-threatening situation, dial 911. Campus Safety personnel will automatically be notified.

  • When you call, give your name, telephone number, and location, and the nature and location of the emergency.
  • Don’t hang up until the Campus Safety officer or 911 operator ends the conversation.
  • If the phone lines are dead, take the message to Campus Safety in person or use a cell phone if available.
  • If you are in a hazardous situation, do not endanger yourself further. Avoid unstable structures; smoke; electrical hazards; fire; and radiation, chemical, or biological exposure. Do not risk your well-being to save personal or University property.

Reporting Unsafe Conditions

Marymount is committed to maintaining a safe campus environment. Employees and students should report conditions that may pose a serious risk of injury or property damage. Do not assume that someone else will report the situation. Call Campus Safety at (703) 284-1600 (ext. 1600 on campus) or Physical Plant at (703) 284-1529 (ext. 1529 on campus).

Building Emergency Liaisons

Building Emergency Liaisons are staff and faculty volunteers who have received more extensive training on emergency procedures and can provide guidance during emergencies and information. They are located at all geographic locations on all campuses. For a complete listing of all Building Emergency Liaisons click here.