Emergency (Contingency) Phones


Emergency phones (aka contingency phones) are connected to an auxiliary communications system and will continue to work even in the unlikely event that the university's regular phone system malfunctions. Following is a list of their phone numbers and departments:

Department Building # Room # Contingency #
Academic Affairs 77 1119J 301.403.4562
Administrative Affairs 77 1132 301.403.4563
AG/Natural Resources 76 1220 301.403.4561
Architecture 145 1248 301.403.4573
Arts and Humanities 48 1102 301.403.4556
Athletics 360 0738B 301.403.4576
BSOS 042 2141E 301.403.4552
Center for Young Children 381 1100 301.403.2088
College of Information Studies 147 4105B 301.403.4575
CMNS - Computer, Math, and Natural Sciences 76 2300B 301.403.1824
CMNS - Inst. For Advanced Computer Studies 115 2126 301.403.4567
Dean's Office, College of Education 143 3119F 301.403.4572
Dining Services Admin 026 1144C 301.403.4579
Division of IT 908 206 301.277.2077
Division of IT - NCT 10 0105 301.403.4540
Division of IT - Network Operations 908 317 301.277.2207
Division of Research 71 2133D 301.403.4560
Engineering 225 3110 301.403.4568
Environmental Safety 338 3115 301.403.4548
Grounds 50 0101G 301.403.4546
Health Center 140 1137 301.403.4570
Journalism 417 0100L 301.403.4558
Libraries, Library Media Services, Hornbake 147 0300 301.403.4574
Libraries, McKeldin Library 35 1123 301.403.4550


Marketing and Communications 79 2101V 301.403.4566
National Foreign Language 951 250 301.403.4411
Office of Extended Studies 77 0125F 301.403.4650
Police 3 1109 301.403.4543
Police 3 1109 301.403.4544
President's Office 77 1101D 301.403.4565
Public Safety 7 3103 301.403.0555
Resident Facilities 201 1211 301.403.4578
Resident Life 8 2101 301.403.4547
School of Public Health 255 3310 301.403.4580
School of Public Policy 39 2101G 301.403.4553
Smith School of Business 39 1306 301.403.4551
Student Union 163 1201A 301.403.4577
UGST Dean's Office 46 2100G 301.403.4651
University Relations 77 2119S 301.403.4564
VPSA - VP Student Affairs 52 2108 301.403.4557
Work Control 3 1304 301.403.4542