Emergency Contact Information

Immediate Assistance

For emergencies requiring immediate assistance from the police, fire department, or medical personnel:

  • Dial 511 from an on-campus telephone

  • Dial 911 from an off-campus phone

After Normal Business Hours

In the event of a serious illness, injury, or death requiring assistance or support from a staff member at ISSS after normal business hours, contact:

Penn Division of Public Safety
4040 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
Phone: (215) 573-3333 or 511 (from any campus phone)
DPS will contact the appropriate ISSS staff member for assistance.

During Normal Business Hours

In the event of an immigration emergency during normal business hours, contact:

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)
University of Pennsylvania
3701 Chestnut St, Suite 1W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-3199
Phone: (215) 898-4661

Please keep in mind that ISSS will be closed during the winter break with the rest of University until 1/2/2019.