Safety, Security, and Emergency Information

Campus Safety and Police Services

The Department of Public Safety and Police Services (DPSPS) responds to all emergency situations in the residence halls. You can reach Campus Safety by calling 906-487-2216. You may use the blue emergency phones located by sidewalks around campus to reach DPSPS. For non-life threatening emergencies inside the residence halls, you can contact our Duty phone at 906-487-3889.

Michigan Tech Tip Line

The Michigan Tech Tip Line allows for anonymous reporting of any concerning or unsafe behavior. To report anonymously, call 906-487-TIPS or go to

Michigan Tech Report a Concern

Michigan Tech is committed to providing an environment that is respectful and supportive. If you have a concern that you believe impedes these efforts for you personally, or for a friend or colleague, visit the Report a Concern page. Visit this page f you’re worried about a friend, witness an incident of discrimination, see an access barrier, or need to report an incident of sexual misconduct.

Safety First Alert

Students are encouraged to sign up for Safety First Alert when they arrive on campus. Safety First Alert is a communication system that can send text and voice messages, post to social media and send emails in the event of an emergency.