Public Safety

The safety and security of all members of the University community are preconditions of the learning, dialogue and personal growth at Georgetown. We work comprehensively to promote public safety on our campuses, in all University facilities, at our events, and in international exchange programs.

Georgetown University Police Department

Georgetown University Police Department’s mission is to protect the Georgetown University community, ensuring a safe and secure learning and living environment through trusting partnerships and professional police services.

GUPD Website
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Office of Emergency Management

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) provides the structure to guide Georgetown University and its various stakeholders in preparing for, preventing, mitigating, responding to, and recovering from emergencies and disasters.

OEM Website

In Case of Emergency

In the event of any emergency situation on campus, members of the campus community should call GUPD at 202-687-4343 to report an incident.