Safety Policies

Emergency Procedures

Reporting and Emergency

  1. Call Campus Safety's 24 hour Emergency Dispatch 443-423-3333 and then call 911;
  2. Stay calm and be prepared to state the following:
    • Your name, location, and phone number;
    • Nature of the incident;
    • Descriptions of persons and/or property involved.

Before an Emergency

  1. Sign up for Rave Guardian and MICA Alert at
    • Rave Guardian is a smart phone application that allows users to immediately notify Campus Safety in the event of an emergency.
    • MICA Alert is a component of Rave Guardian. MICA Alert includes emergency texts (SMS) and voice messages ONLY during life threatening emergencies.
  2. Familiarize yourself with emergency procedures, shelters and safe meeting locations, and emergency terms as listed below.

During an Emergency

  1. Follow instructions given to you by emergency personnel.
  2. Go to for instructions during a campus-wide emergency situation. Up-to-date information will be found on the homepage.
  3. Check for text or voice notifications from MICA Alert via Rave Guardian.
  4. Check MICA's social media accounts (Facebook and Twitter) and your MICA email account.

General Information

On-Campus Contact Information

Campus Safety 24-Hour Emergency Dispatch 443-423-3333
Campus Safety Office 410-225-2355
Student Health Clinic 410-225-4119
Mental Health 410-225-2367

Off-Campus Contact Information

Police, Fire, Ambulance 911
Baltimore City Fire Department 410-778-3434
Mayor's Office of Emergency Management 410-396-6188
Maryland State Police 410-758-1101
Non-emergency Response 311 or 443-263-2220
Report crime tips (anonymous) 410-276-8888

Inclement Weather

Inclement Weather FAQs

Inclement Weather Policies

Inclement Weather Procedures

Liberal Leave Policies

Emergency Procedures

Reporting Crimes or Suspicious Incidents

Emergency Shelter, Supply, and Safe Meeting Locations

Shelter in Place

Threats of Violence/Active Shooter

Civil Demonstrations or Disturbances

Medical Emergencies/Injuries/Illness

Fire and Smoke Conditions

Power Outages

Elevator Malfunction

Gas and Water Leaks

Bomb Threats

Inclement Weather Procedures