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This Emergency Response Guide contains instructions to assist members of the Tufts Community in responding to a variety of emergencies that may affect a Tufts campus. The most important information you can use in an emergency is the number to contact Tufts Police, shown here, and shown in the bottom left corner of each even numbered page in the guide. It's suggested that you program the 10-digit emergency and non-emergency numbers into your cellphone for your particular Tufts campus.


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and SMFA campuses
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Boston Health Sciences: (617) 636-6610
Boston SMFA: (617) 636-6610
Grafton: (508) 887-4900
Medford/Somerville: (617) 627-3030

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PDF version of Emergency Response Guide

Request a print copy of the Emergency Response Guide.

You can also dial 9-1-1 for an emergency anywhere in Massachusetts. Prepare for an emergency before it happens: program the emergency number for the University Police into your mobile telephone.

Carry the Emergency Response Guide in your pocket via the Tufts Mobile app, look for the ⚠︎ icon