Department of Public Safety

Contacting the Police

The office of the Department of Public Safety is located in the Quinn Administration Building, plaza level adjacent to the stairway from the upper level bus way. The office is open and staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • 911 Emergency on Campus
  • 617-287-1212 Cell Phone Emergency
  • 617-287-7799 General Information
  • 617-287-7780 / 617-287-7781 Communications/Police Dispatch
  • 617-287-7785 Department Fax

General Information:

Electronic Mail:
Warning: this email box is checked infrequently and only during normal business hours Monday - Friday. If your message is of an urgent or emergency nature, or is time sensitive, please call the above emergency numbers.

Postal Address:

University of Massachusetts Boston
Department of Public Safety
100 Morrissey Blvd. Quinn Building
Dorchester, MA. 02125-3393