Emergency Assistance

If you are in an emergency situation, dial 9-1-1 immediately for law enforcement and medical assistance.

Help is available and recovery is possible. Below are important contacts to aid in emergency or crisis situations.

Michigan State University Police
1120 Red Cedar Rd.
(517) 355-2221

East Lansing Police Department
409 Park Lane, East Lansing
911 or (517) 351-4220

MSU Sexual Assault Program 24-Hour Sexual Assault Hotline
(517) 372-6666

Individuals experiencing sexual assault/misconduct or relationship violence are encouraged to:

For assistance identifying campus and community resources, including:

  • Health care and mental health
  • Confidential support and advocacy
  • Campus support services
  • Local law enforcement contacts
  • Community and national resources

Download the Student Quick Reference Guide and/or Employee Quick Reference Guide.

Regardless of whether you choose to file a criminal report or report the incident to the university, you are encouraged to take steps to preserve evidence. This will ensure evidence is available if you later decide to proceed with a criminal or university investigation. For information on evidence preservation, visit the MSU Police website