Emergency Information

Medical Emergency

Call Lehigh University Police at 8-4200 (on-campus) or (610) 758-4200 (off-campus).

What to do during a medical emergency:

  • Call Lehigh University Police at 8-4200 (on-campus) or (610) 758-4200 (off-campus).
  • Give the dispatcher as much information as possible regarding the nature of the injury/illness, whether or not the victim is conscious, etc.
  • DO NOT hang up until directed to do so by the dispatcher, so that the information can be forwarded to the emergency personnel.
  • After making the emergency call:
    • Return to the victim.
    • Keep the victim as calm and comfortable as possible.
    • Remain with the victim until police officers arrive.
    • You may provide First Aid, CPR and use an AED if such equipment is available, you have been trained, and you can do so safely and appropriately.

Emergency Numbers

Lehigh University Police

(610) 758-4200

Bethlehem Police

9-911 (on campus)