Emergency Phones and Campus Escorts

Image: Hiram Campus, Oliver Plaza


There are 11 exterior emergency phones directly linked to local police/fire/EMS dispatch.

The phones may either be yellow or black and have a light directly overhead or are placed in well lit areas. These phones can be used in case of an emergency, or to request an escort. Community members should be familiar with the locations of these phones. They are:

  1. In front of Bowler Hall
  2. In front of Booth Hall
  3. The sidewalk leading to and in front of Frohring Music Hall near the Flag pole – The “Green”
  4. Near the Hiram Inn – in front of fountain
  5. Terrier Drive, directly between Price Gym and the Kennedy Center
  6. Between the Stadium and Tennis Court parking lots
  7. Middle, East-side of the track at Henry Field
  8. South end of the 305 parking lot
  9. In Martin Common – North of Hurd Garden
  10. Walkway to Gelbke from SR 700
  11. Main Entrance of the Dining Hall

There are 8 emergency telephones located in elevators:

  1. Gerstacker
  2. Teachout-Price
  3. East
  4. Library
  5. Gelbke
  6. Kennedy Center
  7. Coleman Center 1
  8. Coleman Center 2

Safety Escorts are available on weekdays and on weekends. Please call 330.469.4119 from your cell phone to request an escort from a Campus Safety Officer.


330.569.5110 (After hours: 330.469.4119)


8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
on standard business days


5 p.m. – 8 a.m.
365 days a year