Mitigating Violence through Compassion

Emory University truly cares for its students, staff, faculty, and guests. To foster a community of caring for self and each other, Emory has highlighted some of the resources to provide for your care and safety.

Emergency situations should be reported immediately to law enforcement by calling 911.

Run, Hide, Fight

In the event of an active shooter incident, Emory University has adopted “Run, Hide, Fight” guidance produced by the City of Houston Mayor's Office of Public Safety and the Office of Homeland Security.

Learn What to Do

Additional Resources

Our community has a wealth of resources to provide support for your, colleagues, and fellow students. Please view the offices below to learn how we may help you or those you care about.

Contact the Threat Assessment Team

Student Intervention Services (SIS)
Counseling And Psychological Services (CAPS)
1462 Clifton Road, Suite 235
404.727.7450 to schedule an appointment. Students may leave messages after hours
Urgent Care:
Urgent care walk-in consultations are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
404.727.4357 (HELP), 7 days a week 8:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Other Support:
DeKalb County Mental Health Support Line 404.892.4646
Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)
1784 North Decatur Road, Suite G-01
Come In:
Call to schedule an appointment Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Emory Police Department (EPD)

Emory Police Department is part of the Campus Services Division of Public Safety.

1784 North Decatur Road, Suite G-01
24-hour Non-Emergency:
Office Phone: