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Emergency Information
Important note: the information stated below is for the St. John's campus (Faculty of Medicine) ONLY. Faculty members located at other sites should familiarize themselves with local emergency numbers and procedures. It is recommended to post emergency numbers near every phone for quick reference.

In the case of any emergency:
  • Dial 9-864-4100 if in the Health Sciences Centre 
  • Dial 4100 if in the Medical Education Centre
All emergencies are handled by Campus Enforcement and Patrol (you should not use 911 on campus). If you use 911 to report your emergency, you also need to inform Campus Enforcement and Patrol at the non-emergency number below.

Campus Enforcement and Patrol Officers are equipped with naloxone kits and are trained to administer Naloxone to counteract the effects of an opioid overdose. 

Campus Enforcement and Patrol contact for non-emergency issues:
  • Dial 8561 if in the Medical Education Centre 
  • Dial 9-864-8561 if in the Health Sciences Centre
Paladin Security contact in the Health Sciences Centre for non-emergency issues:
  • Dial 777-7280
These numbers are also valid after-hours, on week-ends and holidays.
MUN Safe App

The MUN Safe App provides quick access to campus safety resources 24/7 and sends important safety alerts e.g. during campus emergencies. Download the app here
For facility emergencies requiring immediate attention
  • Dial 7600 if in the Medical Education Centre
  • Dial 2222 if in the Health Sciences Centre
For all non-emergency facilities issues and work requests (Medical Education Centre and Health Sciences Centre), contact Facilities Coordinator Paulette Jones at 864-6424 or 689-3998. Refer to the Facilities Management section for more details.

For other emergency procedures (active intruder, bomb threat, suspicious package, hazardous spill, power outage) refer to the Emergency Management website.

For Fire Evacuation Procedure and information regarding severe weather closures, see below: