Current status: Liberty University is operating under normal conditions. To report an emergency:
3911 from any Liberty University phone or from any cell or off-campus phone. Pre-programming your phone with this number (including area code) will save time during an emergency. (434) 592-3911 During an emergency:
In the event of an emergency, notification will include use of:
The outdoor sirens of the Liberty University Emergency Warning System
Announcement on the portal pages of the
www.liberty.edu website Mass email to all Liberty University email addresses
Announcement on WRVL radio 88.3 FM
A second notice will be distributed when safety has been restored.
Emergency Notification System
On March 16, 2009, Liberty University went live with the Campus Alerting System.
The Liberty University Police Department would like to remind and encourage all students, staff and faculty to take advantage of the Smart Message Alerts, and sign up for this free service at
In the event that you receive a telephone bomb threat:
Keep the caller on the phone for as long as possible
Gather any information that the caller is willing and able to give you
Listen for any sounds that may give clues to the caller's whereabouts and/or the identity of the caller
Contact LUPD immediately
During the call, utilize the Bomb Threat Checklist Form, found at the link below:
Bomb Threat Checklist Form
Response to an Active Shooter - What you should do.
Have you Witnessed or been the Victim of a Crime?
If so, then it is important to know what rights and what resources are available to you. The
LUPD Victim/Witness Information Form was created to do just that. Take the time to read and understand the information on this form. You are not alone!