Emergency Preparedness

The Department of Public Safety is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for all USD students, faculty, staff and visitors.

All Campus Emergencies

(619) 260-2222 (24 hours/day)


(619) 260-7777

Emergency Information Line

1 (800) 884-9747

Call for general information and instructions for faculty, staff and students regarding university operations, business or classes when USD's Emergency Response Management Plan has been activated.

When Calling

  1. Give your name
  2. Give your extension number
  3. Give building name and room number or other specific location
  4. Describe the condition clearly and accurately
  5. DON'T HANG UP! Let the person you are talking to end the conversation; other information may be needed.

Stay Informed

Make sure your contact information is updated. This is how the university will reach you through its emergency notification system. You can update your phone number in the MySanDiego portal.

Follow @uofsandiego on Twitter for up-to-date information in the event of an emergency.