Campus Safety

Emergency Contacts and Policies

Emergencies and disasters are unpredictable and strike without warning. The University’s emergency planning protocols are developed to ensure the safety of the students, faculty, staff and visitors. The information contained on this website is a component of our overall emergency plan.

In the event of an emergency, the university uses multiple methods of notification, such as, mass emailing to the EWU community, website announcements, and Information through local media.

This page contains reference information and procedures on how to react in emergency situations.

On Campus Security

Contact Security
Security Desk Phone: (312) 939-0133
Security Desk in house Ext: 3100

Tasleem Raja
Facilities Manager
(312)-427-9580

Hospital Emergency Rooms

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E. Huron Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 926-2000

John H. Stroger Hospital
1969 W Ogden Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 864-6000

For additional hospitals dial 311

Rape and Sexual Assault

Rape Victim Advocates (RVA) (Free Counseling and Legal Advocacy)
180 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
(312) 443-9603
http://www.rapevictimadvocates.org

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline (Chicago RAINN Affiliate)
Chicago Metro Area (888) 293-2080
DuPage County (630) 971-3927
Southern Suburbs (708) 748-5672

Not Alone: Together Against Sexual Assault
https://www.notalone.gov/

24-Hour Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline
1 (888) 293-2080

Domestic Violence

24-Hour Sarah’s Inn Domestic Violence Crisis Line
1 (708) 386-4225

24-Hour City of Chicago Domestic Violence Help Line
1 (877) 863-6338

24-Hour Spanish Speaking Domestic Violence Hotline
1 (312) 738-5358

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Operates 24-7 to provide immediate crisis counseling and referrals
1 (800) 799-SAFE (7233)

Counseling

Porchlight Counseling
Unlimited free counseling to college students at offices throughout the Chicagoland area.
(847) 328-6531

LGBT Anti-Violence Project
Center on Halsted
(773) 871-2273

Courts

Cook County Circuit Court
555 W Harrison St, Chicago
www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org

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