Important Emergency Information

During times of emergency or when the Office of Emergency Management is actively engaged in monitoring situations that could impact Tulane, information from our RSS Feed will appear here.

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Missing Person / Child


  1. If you need to report a missing person or child, call the Tulane Police emergency line.  Tulane Police Emergency Numbers are:
  • Tulane National Primate Center Police emergency:  985-871-6411
  • Tulane Downtown Campus Police emergency: 504-988-5555
  • Tulane Uptown Campus Police emergency: 504-865-5200, or pick-up the nearest emergency blue-light phone.
  • Other Campuses: Call 911
  1. Give the TUPD Dispatcher your name.
  2. Give the TUPD Dispatcher your exact location and any information you have regarding the person/child who is missing.
  3. Stayat your location until a TUPD officer arrives to ascertain more information and begin immediate search for the person/child.


  1. TUPD will immediately dispatch officers to the scene.
  2. TUPD will provide information to NOPD and other agencies describing the missing person.
  3. TUPD will begin a search of campus and surrounding areas to attempt to locate the person or child.
  4. If an initial search does not result in locating the missing person/child, the Tulane emergency alert system may be activated to alert the community that a person/child is missing.  Local and state police agencies may issue an “Amber Alert” to the general public as well.



Emergency Management, Tulane University, 327 Gibson Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-862-8370