The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

University Police Division of Campus Safety & Security

Emergency Phone Numbers

It is the responsibility of the University faculty and staff to follow all emergency procedures and provide guidance to all students/visitors under their direction in the event of an emergency.

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Police Department is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is prepared to respond to any type of campus emergency.

Provide the following information when reporting an emergency:

  • Nature of the emergency
  • Your location
  • Your name
  • The phone number you are calling from

University Police
(956) 665-7151 
(956) 882-2222

Environmental Health, Safety & Risk Management
Brownsville/Harlingen: (956) 882-5930
Edinburg: (956) 665-3690

Office of Emergency Preparedness
(956) 665-2658

Facilities Planning and Operations
Brownsville/Harlingen: (956) 882-5900
Edinburg: (956) 665-2770

Student Health Services
Brownsville: (956) 882-3896 (Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Edinburg: (956) 665-2511 (Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Off-Campus Emergencies
911

Non-Emergency University Police Phone Number
(956) 882-8232