Campus Resources

A number of College programs and service organizations are available to help maintain and promote a safe and healthy work and education environment for the campus community.

Public Safety Department – Information on personal safety on campus, and crime prevention. Tel: 781-239-5555 or ext. 5555 if calling from campus phone.

Office of Emergency Preparedness - Information and training for disaster preparedness. Tel: 781-239-3812 (ext. 3812).

Facilities/Service Response Center – Responds to on-campus outages and infrastructure-related emergencies. Work Hours Tel: 781-292-4444 (ext. 4444), After Hours Tel: 781-239-5555; Non-emergency Email contact:

Office of Environmental Health & Safety – Offers technical support and services to the College community with the goal of promoting activities and programs that operate in a safe, healthy and environmentally responsible manner and comply with EH&S laws and regulations. Tel: 781-292-2316; Email:

Resident Resources (R2) On Call - Provides emergency on-call coverage for Olin Students. Tel: 781-953-0061

Student Affairs and Resources - Provides emergency on-call coverage for Campus community. Tel: 781-292-2321 (ext. 2321), if calling during business hours. Call public Safety Department (see number above) if after hours.

Health Services - Assistance on various topics, including psychological counseling, medical evaluations and treatment. For on-call support during evenings, weekends and holidays call 781-239-6363.

Other Local Colleges/Universities Emergency Sites

Other Resources

Town of Needham
Needham Emergency Management Agency
Town of Needham: How Will You Find Out?
Mass Department of Environmental Protection
MA Water Resources Authority
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
National Hurricane Center (NOAA)
Office of Homeland Security
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Environmental Protection Agency
American Red Cross