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In an emergency, contact: 

  • Northwestern University Police's 24/7 line: (847) 491-3456. The duty officer will locate the Director of Northwestern's Office of Global Safety and Security (or the director's back-up), who will immediately return the call.
  • GeoBlue Global Health Team: (610) 254-8771
  • Your program/resident director
Read detailed information about emergencies abroad - including medical emergencies, safety emergencies, victim of crime, arrest & detention, sexual misconduct, and emergency contact & parental notification - on the Office of Global Safety and Security's website.