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Emergency Support Contacts

In an immediate emergency, please dial 9-1-1.

Below is a list of emergency support contacts and resources for potential emergencies. If you need additional assistance, contact Virginia Tech Emergency Management at 540-231-4873 or OEM@vt.edu.

Police:

  • Emergency: Please dial 9-1-1.
  • Virginia Tech Police non-emergency line: 540-382-4343
  • Blacksburg Police non-emergency line: 540-443-1400
  • Report an on-campus crime: 540-382-4343
  • Report an off-campus crime: Please dial 9-1-1.
  • Request Safe Ride: 540-231-SAFE (7233)

Fire:

  • Emergency: Please dial 9-1-1 and activate the nearest fire alarm.
  • Blacksburg Fire Department: Please dial 9-1-1.

Medical Services:

Virginia Tech Resources:

  • Emergency: Please dial 9-1-1.
  • Virginia Tech Schiffert Health Center: 540-231-6444
  • Virginia Tech Rescue Squad: 540-231-7138

Local, State, and National Resources:

  • Emergency: Please dial 9-1-1 or visit a local hospital
  • Poison Hotline: 800-222-1222.

Threat Assessment and Management:

  • If the behavior or situation of concern is urgent or emergent, please dial 9-1-1.

If the behavior or situation of concern is not an emergency, you can consult with the threat assessment team:

  • Virginia Tech Threat Assessment Team: 540-231-7194
  • Virginia Tech Police Department: 540-382-4343

You may also consult with staff in the following offices:

  • Virginia Tech Dean of Students Office: 540-231-3787
  • Virginia Tech Cook Counseling Center: 540-231-6557
  • Virginia Tech Human Resources: 540-231-9331

Counseling and Health Emergencies:

Virginia Tech Resources:

  • Virginia Tech Cook Counseling Center: 540-231-6557 or 540-231-6444 (during off hours).
  • Virginia Tech Stop Abuse: www.stopabuse.vt.edu
  • Women's Resource Center: 540-231-7806
  • Human Resources Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Hokie Wellness: 540-231-8878

Local and State Resources:

  • Suicide Hotline: 800-273-TALK (8255) or 800-799-4899 (TTY)
  • Veterans Suicide Hotline: 800-273-TALK (8255) and press "1"
  • Free and anonymous online screening: www.mentalhealthscreening.org
  • New River Valley Women's Resource Center Crisis Hotline: 540-639-1123

Virginia Tech Facilities:

To report maintenance or power issues:

Investigation of Environmental Health and Safety Hazards and Hazardous Spills on Campus:

Social Services – Protection, Advocacy and Outreach:

Virginia Tech Resources:

  • Virginia Tech Cook Counseling Center: 540-231-6557 or 540-231-6444 (during off hours)
  • Virginia Tech Stop Abuse: www.stopabuse.vt.edu.
  • Women's Resource Center: 540-231-7806

Local, State, and National Resources:

  • New River Valley Women's Resource Center Crisis Hotline: 540-639-1123
  • Virginia Department of Social Services: www.dss.virginia.gov