Report an Emergency

Emergency Medical, Fire, Police 

Call 911

  • Injury or Illness
  • Fire, Smoke, Explosion 
  • Violence, Threat

 

Security Threat  

Call Harvard University Police (617) 495-1212

  • Threat 
  • Violence
  • Report Crime & Suspicious Activity

 

Hazmat Incident 

Call Harvard University 24-Hour Operations Center (617) 495-5560

  • Chemical Spill
  • Hazmat Safety Concern

 

Report an Urgent Building Facilities Issue

Call Harvard University 24 Hour Operations Center (617) 495-5560

  • Unsafe Condition 
  • Flooding
  • Loss of Power
  • Utility Disruption 
  • Audible Alarms
  • Odors
  • Report breakdown of plumbing, electrical, Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning 

 

Fire Safety Procedures

Review the Emergency Exit Routes that are posted in the corridors of each building. Be familiar with the primary and secondary exit routes and the designated meeting areas for each building. Below are the designated meeting areas for SEAS buildings.

  • Gordon McKay Laboratory: front lawn of Pierce Hall

  • Pierce Hall: front lawn of Pierce Hall / Rear lawn opposite Langdell

  • Maxwell Dworkin: front lawn of Pierce Hall / rear lawn opposite Langdell

  • Cruft Laboratory: rear lawn of Pierce Hall opposite Langdell

  • Engineering Sciences Laboratory: lawn by Palfrey House above 58 Oxford Garage

  • 60 Oxford Street: lawn by Palfrey House above 58 Oxford Garage

  • Northwest B1: lawn by Palfrey House above 58 Oxford Garage
  • 20 University Road: University Road opposite entrance

 

Non-Emergency Assistance

Email: facilities@seas.harvard.edu

Phone: (617) 495-2840

Location: Pierce Hall, Office G3E, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA

Hours: M-F 8:00 am to 4:00 pm