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Dispatch Center

dispatch_comThe Vanderbilt University Police Department Dispatch Center coordinates the delivery of emergency services to Vanderbilt University, Medical Center, and One Hundred Oaks. The Dispatch Center is staffed around the clock by trained Public Safety Telecommunicators. These professionals are responsible for receiving, and documenting calls from citizens, dispatching resources as necessary, monitoring alarms, performing records checks, relaying information, and coordinating mutual aid requests from other agencies.

Meet our Dispatch Supervisors.

  • For non-emergency services call 615-322-2745 (2-2745 on campus phone)
  • Call 911 from a campus telephone, or 615-421-1911 from your cell phone to report an emergency on campus.
  • You can also download and use the SafeVU mobile application to contact VUPD via call or text!

 You may update your building contact information with our online Building Contact Update Form.


Dispatch Manager

Anjelica Armstrong