SU 24 Hour Emergency Contacts

24 Hour Public Safety Line

+1 (206) 296-5911

The 24-Hour Public Safety Line ensures that in urgent or serious situations, Seattle University International Program participants receive prompt, appropriate and thorough care, intervention or referral from both program staff and Seattle University officers.

When to Call

Any situation which jeopardizes a Seattle University student’s physical or mental health, safety, well-being or program participation and/or requires the intervention of program staff. Such events or occurrences may include, but not be limited to: civil disturbance, natural disaster, severe or prolonged illness or injury requiring hospitalization, disciplinary action, emotional or behavioral disorders, illegal actions (i.e. drug use), absence from program site, academic probation, etc.

To assist program staff in addressing or resolving an urgent or emergency situation, it is vital that a Seattle University official be promptly notified.

Notification Procedures

Public Safety will contact SU's crisis response team including:

Kirsti Ruud, Interim Director & Advisor, Education Abroad

Office: (206) 220-8259 |

Alvin Sturdivant, Vice Provost

Office: (206) 296-6066 Fax: (206) 296-6063 |

Dominique Maryanski, Interim Director, Public Safety

24 hour phone: (206) 296-5999 |

Notification Information

Please provide the following information in any notification.

  • student(s) names
  • date & time of occurrence/condition
  • description of occurrence/condition
  • action taken by program staff
  • action requested of Officer (if appropriate)
  • return contact information