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Emergency Numbers

University City Campus Security


215-895-2222 or 911

TTY: 215-571-4141

Center City Campus Security
(Tenet Health Care Services)
215-762-7111 or 911
Queen Lane Campus Security 215-991-8102 or 911
NON-Emergency Numbers
General Non-Emergencies 215-895-2822
Environmental Health and Safety 215-895-5907
Fire and Life Safety 215-895-1550
Medical and Walking Escorts 215-895-2822
Poison Control Center 800-222-1222
Residential Living and University Housing 215-895-6155
Student Health Services 215-895-5800
Victim Support and Intervention Services 215-895-1550
TTY 215-571-4141

Emergency Notification System

DrexelALERT is the University's emergency notification system. It quickly disseminates critical information to students, faculty, and staff of the Drexel University community, including students, faculty, and professional staff of the Drexel University College of Medicine. More information about the system is available on the DrexelALERT web page and Frequently Asked Questions page.

Weather-Related Closing and Delayed Opening Information

In the event of the need to close or delay the daily opening of a campus, the University will provide notice via Web, telephone, and the DrexelALERT system.

Students in clinical settings should always contact their clinical supervisors/clinical instructors to determine if they should report.

Drexel University Physicians remain open and maintain normal business hours regardless of weather.


Closing or delayed opening information will be posted on


Closing or delayed opening information will be announced at 215/895-MELT (6358).

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