Staying Safe

In this section, you will find ample resources and information about how to stay safe on campus, in the surrounding community, and in real world situations. UWPD also offers many services including training volunteers, speaker/presentation requests and more.

Emergency Information

For life-threatening emergencies, call 911. For non-emergencies, call 608-264-2677.

Active Threat Response Guide Help for Victims and Witnesses

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WiscAlerts is UW–Madison’s emergency notification system. The system is designed to provide information about an active emergency situation that requires the community to take immediate action in order to stay safe. Every campus email address will automatically receive WiscAlerts when they are issued. WiscAlerts are also sent via text message.

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