For immediate assistance at ALL times - dial 911
Stay on the line with the dispatcher. Provide the address, location and a description of the emergency. Provide the phone number at your location. Provide a thorough description of the incident to ensure the appropriate resources are dispatched. (When calling from an on campus phone, you can dial 911 or 9-911.)
Mayville State University works in cooperation with the Traill County Sheriff’s Department on law enforcement issues and the West Traill Ambulance Service and Sanford Medical Center on medical issues.
Emergency - 911
Mayville State Security Department / Safety escort - 701-430-0000
Sanford Medical Center and Emergency Center - 701-788-3800
Sanford Mayville Clinic - 701-788-4500
Traill County (Mayville) Sheriff's Department (non-emergency) - 701-636-4510
Poison Information Center - 1-800-222-1222
Suicide HOTLINE - 1-800-273-8255
Rape and Abuse Crisis Center of Fargo HOTLINE - 1-800-344-7273
Click here for a list of Emergency Procedures
Mayville State Emergency Phone Numbers
During business hours report your emergency to the Mayville State Emergency Notification System by contacting one of the following:
Office of the President - 701-788-4754
Steven Bensen - 701-788-4761
Physical Plant Office - 701-788-4676 or 701-788-4640
Facilities Services Office - 701-788-4872 or 701-788-4640
Central Heating Plant (24-hr. during heating season) - 701-788-4789
When to call 911: You should call 911 in ALL emergencies
What is an Emergency?
An emergency is any immediate threat to life and/or property that requires immediate response from police, fire or ambulance personnel. Your judgment often determines whether an incident is an emergency. If you consider a situation to be an emergency, then it is an emergency and the procedures listed on the left side of this page should be followed. If in doubt, err on the side of safety!
When Reporting An Emergency:
Stay on the line with the dispatcher. Provide the address, location and a description of the emergency. Provide the phone number at your location. Provide a thorough description of the incident to ensure the appropriate resources are dispatched.
Emergency Notification System
The emergency notification system (AssuranceNM) will be used for emergencies that pose an urgent or immediate threat to health or safety, or if a situation significantly disrupts campus activities, such as a weather-related closing.